Dr Mathole Serofo Motshekga

National Assembly

Mathole Serofo Motshekga

About Mathole Serofo Motshekga

Dr Motshekga is the former Chief Whip of the majority party. He currently serves as a representative of the ANC in the Judicial Services Commission and is Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services. He was born 2 April 1949 in Limpopo. After completing his secondary education he went on to further his studies and obtained a B.Luris degree at Unisa in 1975, LLB in 1978 (UNISA), LLM from Harvard Law School and a Doctor of Laws from Unisa. Prior to Dr Motshekga’s current position, he practiced as an attorney of the Supreme Court of South Africa in Pretoria and was admitted as an Advocate in the same court in 1984. He also worked in academia and taught Law at Albert-Ludwigs University in Germany and the University of South Africa.

To learn more about this member, read his 'MP Corner' blog.

2017 committee attendance as mp

59% attendance rate

Attended 26 meetings out of 44

2016 committee attendance as mp

79% attendance rate

Attended 42 meetings out of 53

2015 committee attendance as mp

76% attendance rate

Attended 37 meetings out of 49

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

94% attendance rate

Attended 34 meetings out of 36

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Currently

Formerly

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Insolvency practice Sechaba Trust
NGO involved in hertage education and training Kara Heritage Institute
Mukoni Trust Investment Holding (Pty) Ltd

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Modjadjiskloof Normal House
Midrand House
Modjadjiskloof House
Midrand House
President Park Family house
Modjadjiskloof Family house

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company No
Kara Heritage Institute - NGO
Vulozwi Research
Londolani Properties 50%
Sechaba Trust 10%

TRAVEL

Description
Religous Conference in Canada - 11 -15 August 2016

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Employer Approved Type of Business Name of Whip
Sechaba Trust No Consultancy [Transitional arrangement] Not Supplied
Kara Heritage Institute No Consultancy Not Supplied

TRUSTS

Name Of Trusts
Mukoni Family Trust [Dormant]
Mukoni Trust - Investments
Kara Heritage Trust [Dormant]

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Insolvency Practice Sechaba Trust
Heritage Education Kara Heritage Institute
NGO [will be revived to offer bursaries to the needy] Dr Mathole Motshekga Foundation
NGO The Southern Africa Insitute for Water and Society [Director]
NGO The Southern Africa Institute for Water and Society [Incorporator]
NGO [Deregistration process] The Ethiopian Congregation of Africa
Bakwevho National Society NGO [Family Society]
Private Co. [to be reinstated] Kara Books and Stationery [Director
NGO [Deregistration process] Khashane Mama-Depa African National Congregation [Director
Private Co. [to be reinstated] Maphungubwe Heritage Investments [Director
Private Co. [to be reinstated] Maphunguwe Heritage Tours [Director
Private Co. Modubeng Community Development [Director
Mokgadi Farming Enterprises Private Co.
Private Co. [Reinstated] Moyahabo Livestock [Director
Private Co. Mukoni Properties
Private Co. Mukoni Trust Investment Holdings
NGO [to be reinstated] National Interfaith Council of SA
Private Co. NICSA Interfaith Bulletin [Director
Private Co. [to be reinstated] Vakwevo Livestock Enterprise [Director

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Midrand Normal family house House
Mamokgadi Rural Homestead
Modjadiskloof Normal House

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

No Name of Company
20% Modubeng Community Development Trust
20% Sechaba Trust
100% Mokgadi Farming Enterprises
10% Kara Heritage Institute
30% Mukoni Trust Investments

TRAVEL

Description
Religious Conference in Canada [12-19 August 2014]

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Employer Approved Name of Whip Type of Business
Kara Heritage Institute Consultancy No Not Supplied
Mapungubwe Heritage Foundation No Not Supplied Consultancy
Sechaba Trust No Not Supplied Insolvency practice

TRUSTS

Name Of Trusts
Kara Heritage Trust
Mukoni Family Trust
Mukoni Trust Investments

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No
Section 21 Kara Heritage Institute [non executive]
Sechaba Trust [Resigned] 10
Mukoni Family Trust
Investment Holding 100
Seotlwana SA [Resigned] 10
SeTyhaba Building Construction [Resigned]
Kara Books [Non executives] 100
Matatanya Trading Enterprise [Resigned] 51
Kara Information [Resigned] 51
NPO Technologies, Kara Chess Academy [Non executive]
Private Consultancy in High Court [no longer]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Insolvency company Sechaba Trust [Resigned]

CONSULTANCIES OR RETAINERSHIPS

Name
Kara Heritage Institute [Non executive]

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Provident Fund

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company Nominal Value No
NPO Technologies - Kara Chess Academy 0%
Insolvency Co. Sechaba Trust 10
Mukoni Trust
Investment Holdings None 100
Seotlwana SA 0% 10
Sejhaba Building Construction
Sect. 21 Kara Heritage Institute Holdings Pty
Kara Books 0% 100
Matatanya Trading Enterprise 0% 51
Kara Information 0% 51

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Involvency Law Practice Sechaba Trust

CONSULTANCIES OR RETAINERSHIPS

Activity Value Name
Cultural work/Raising awareness on African Cultural Heritage None Kara Heritage
Private culsulting High Court [Private consulting as advocate]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Limpopo Province Normal House
Limpopo Province Plot for residential purpose
Limpopo Province Plot for business

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Provident Fund

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company Nominal Value No
NPO Technologies - Kara Chess Academy 0%
Insolvency Co. Sechaba Trust 10
Mukoni Trust
Investment Holdings None 100
Seotlwana SA 0% 10
Setjhaba Building Construction
Sect. 21 Kara Heritage Institute Holdings Pty
Kara Books 0% 100
Matatanya Trading Enterprise 0% 51
Kara Information 0% 51

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Involvency Law Practice Sechaba Trust

CONSULTANCIES OR RETAINERSHIPS

Activity Value Name
Cultural work/Raising awareness on African Cultural Heritage None Kara Heritage Insitute
Private consulting High Court [Private consulting as advocate]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Limpopo Province Normal House
Limpopo Province Plot for residential purpose
Limpopo Province Plot for business

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2011 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Provident Fund

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No Nominal Value
Section 21 Kara Heritage Institute
Insolvllency Co. Sechaba Trust 10
Mukoni Trust
Kara Books 100 0%
Holdings (Pty) 100 0%
Building 10 0%
Investment Holdings 100 None

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Insolvency Law practice Sechaba Trust

CONSULTANCIES OR RETAINERSHIPS

Activity Value Name
African cultural heritage None so far Kara Heritage Institute

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Description
Modjadjiskloof House
Limpopo Province Plot [residential purpose]

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2010 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Section 21 The Ethiopian Congregation of Africa
Private Co. Sechaba Trust [Non Executive Director]
Section 21 Kara Heritage Institute
Private Co. Seotlwana SA Setjhaba Building Construction
Private Co. [to resign] Thornroses Collections

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Midrand Normal plot House
Mamokgadi - Ancestral home/property

Committee appearances

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Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of Justice and Correctional Services 27 Feb 2015

    4] [Question submitted for oral reply now placed for written reply because in excess of quota [Rule 108(8)]] (a) By when does he intend to re-introduce the Traditional Courts Bill [B1-2012] and (b) which sectors will be consulted to ensure that it becomes representative of the aspirations of the ...

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Plenary appearances

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