Ms Lindiwe Zulu

National Assembly

Lindiwe Zulu

About Lindiwe Zulu

Ms Zulu is currently serving as the Minister of Small Business Development. She was the special advisor to the President on International Relations. She previously served as the head of communication for the PAN African women’s organisation in Angola in 1988. In 1989 she moved to Lusaka, Zambia where she held the position of head of communication in the ANC department of Religious Affairs. In 1990 she moved to Uganda where she was the head of communication and administrator in the ANC office. In 1991 she returned to South Africa and became the head of communication in the ANC Women’s League. She was later elected to the ANC Department of Information and Publicity as the spokesperson for the first democratic elections. In 1994 she became a member of the Gauteng Legislature and in 1995 was appointed Deputy Speaker of the Gauteng Legislature. In 1999 she was the special advisor to the Minister of Foreign Affairs. In 2001 she was appointed Chief Director for Western and Central Africa up until 2003 where she became the executive head of Government and International Relations, Vodacom group. In 2004 she became the South African Ambassador to Brazil. In 2007 she was elected to the ANC national executive committee. In 2009 Ms Zulu was elected to Parliament as an MP to the National Assembly. She currently serves as the small business minister. Source: (gov.za)

2017 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 3 meetings

2016 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 0 meetings

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Formerly

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Public Special Pension
Private Liberty

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company Nominal Value
BEE Vodacom R60k
BEE MTN R80k

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Tlabane, Rustenburg Normal House
Wendywood, Sandton Normal House

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Public Special Pension

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

No
Awaiting information from Financial Advisor

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Past Consultancy International Sentinel Global Investment

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
R1 000 Marble ornaments Klerksdorp Municipality
R350 Cultural artefacts Bakgatla Ba Kgafela
R300 Book on Prisoner in the Garden [Opening Nelson Mandela's Prison Archive] Memela Pratt
R300 Book: Howard Schultz with Joanne Gordon [Onward] Franchise Association of SA
R150 Bowl SA Mission in Milan
R2 000 2 x Concert tickets
R180 Novecento Lamp SA Mission in Milan
R500 Hall Watch UNISA
R500 Body products YIVANI
R250 Book: Key Conceepts Innovation - by Hamsa Thota INSME

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Berea, Johannesburg 3 Bedroomed Flat
Sandton House

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Annuity Liberty Momentum GPs

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company
Strat Equity

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Description
Sandton, Johannesburg House
Berea, Johannesburg Flat
Rustenburg House

Committee appearances

All Committee Appearances

Questions

    No questions found

Plenary appearances

  • Anc. 22 Jul 2014

    Chairperson, I liked what Ms Tsopo said, namely that we should teach our youth to be go-getters. I think this is very important, because for a very long time the space was never created for our young black people to be go-getters. [Interjections.] I would also like to send the ...

  • Appropriation Bill 22 Jul 2014

    Hon Chairperson, it is really a pleasure to see you here, in the Chair. We have come a long way to be where we are today.

    Minister Davies and other Ministers; Deputy Minister Thabethe, Deputy Minister Masina and other Deputy Ministers; Director-General Lionel October - these are the people we have ...

All Plenary Appearances