Mr Maliyakhe Lymon Shelembe

Member of the National Assembly

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About Maliyakhe Lymon Shelembe

In 2001 Mr Shelembe was elected as a ward councillor for the IFP. In that same year, he also became the Deputy Mayor of Umtshezi, and then later became Mayor. In 2004, when the ANC took control of the municipality, he became an ordinary councillor. In 2007 he was re-elected as the mayor of Umtshezi. The division in the IFP resulted in the formation of the NFP, which was officially launched in February 2011. In 2011, the NFP deployed Mr Shelembe to the position of Deputy Mayor in Uthukela municipality in KwaZulu-Natal. He was elected the National Chairperson of the NFP in December 2011.

For more information about Mr Shelembe, visit his MP Corner blog post.

In March 2019 Mr Shelembe joined the Democratic Alliance.

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Politician Activity

Attendance of committee meetings:

2021 committee attendance as mp

83% attendance rate (34 of 41 )

2020 committee attendance as mp

76% attendance rate (32 of 42 )

2019 committee attendance as mp

81% attendance rate (21 of 26 )

2018 committee attendance as mp

90% attendance rate (38 of 42 )

2017 committee attendance as mp

25% attendance rate (19 of 77 )

2016 committee attendance as mp

22% attendance rate (16 of 73 )

2015 committee attendance as mp

40% attendance rate (27 of 67 )

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

61% attendance rate (25 of 41 )

DISCLAIMER: This information has been obtained via the Parliamentary Monitoring Group. PMG makes every effort to compile reliable and comprehensive information, but does not claim that the data is 100% accurate and complete.

What they said in committee meetings:

What are committee meetings?

Committee meetings are planned events where real-world impactful work happens such as law-making, oversight and public participation - which are all cornerstones of the work our MPs do. Although often citizens focus on the public debate taking place in main chambers, the majority of MPs' time is spent working within committees. Here is a place to see what your committee is saying.

Mr M Shelembe (DA) raised a concern about the communication between the Department and the military veterans. He said that ...

Mr M Shelembe (DA) welcomed the fact that there was a Director-General in the Department, since the position had been ...

Mr M Shelembe (DA) raised a concern in regard to the meeting, wanting to know which Members had been present ...

Questions asked to ministers:

What are questions asked to ministers?

Written questions and feedback are essential tools used by MPs for oversight and hold the executive accountable. This oversight mechanism allows MPs’ to extract detailed information that would normally be difficult to comprehend through oral engagement. You can see the questions that your MPs are asking here.

(1)(a) Whether any recommendations and/or advice on matters pertaining to the military veterans and their beneficiaries were submitted to her ...

With reference to section 20(2) of the Military Veterans Act, Act 18 of 2011, which gives powers to the Military ...

(1)Whether the Advisory Council on Military Veterans submitted its Annual Report to the National Assembly during their term of five ...

Plenary appearances:

What are plenary appearances?

Plenary sessions are forums that have been created for the purpose of public debate and decision-making. This mechanism is used to convey the messages of our MPs within main chambers on important decisions, like how they vote.

Hon Minister, very often the costs of wasteful and irregular expenditure is due to actions of politicians and officials who use council resources for their own benefit. In the UThukela ...

Deputy Minister, in terms of sections 7 and 8 of the Military Veterans Act, the South African National Military Veterans Act Association must at least hold free, fair and regular ...

Declaration of interests

What are declaration of interests?

Annually, MPs are required by parliament to register their financial interests and gifts received in their official capacity. Due to the significant influence of the role that MPs take on, there may be times when their personal or business interests become in conflict with the duty prescribed to them as elected officials representing the public interest. You can see what interests your MPs declared here.
Type of Business Activity Directorship/Partnership in any Corporate Body

Liquor Restaurant

Emzini Lounge

Restaurant

Estcourt Shisanyama

General

Apex Investment

Description of Property Location – Area Extent of the Property

House

Mimosadale, Estcourt

3 000m²

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business

Apex Socialite Investments

Trading in all Aspect

Exnzini Lounge

Liquor Restaurant Liqour

Description Extent Location

5 House

5 Roomed

Cosmo City, Johannesburg

House

5 Rooms

Mimosadale, Estcourt

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business

Shishanyama / Emzini Lounge

Hospitality

Description Extent Location

House

3 Bedroomed

Mimosadale, Estcourt

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business

Estcourt Shisanyama

Restaurant

Description Extent Location

House

5 Rooms

Mimosadale, Estcourt

Description Extent Location

House

5 Roomed

Estcourt

Description Extent Location

House

3 Bedroomed

Mimosadale, Estcourt