Mosebenzi Joseph Zwane

National Assembly

Formerly: Free State Provincial Legislature

Mosebenzi Joseph Zwane

About Mosebenzi Joseph Zwane

Mosebenzi Zwane previously served as the Minister of Mineral Resources. Born in Vrede, Free State, Mr Zwane got involved in politics in the early 1980s as a member of the Thembelihle Youth Congress. He later joined the Thembelihle African National Congress (ANC) branch. Mr Zwane also served in the regional executive committee of the Frankfort region in the early 1990s. He became the first secretary of the Frankfort region which became the Thabo Mofutsunyana region, preceding the amalgamation of local councils. Mr Zwane attained his secondary teacher’s diploma from the South African Teachers College in Pretoria. He also holds a certificate in Executive Leadership Municipal Development from the University of Pretoria.

Mr Zwane became a regional executive committee member of the Thabo Mofutsunyana region and subsequently its chairperson. Mr Zwane has been the regional chairperson of the Thabo Mofutsunyana ANC region since 2006.

Mr Zwane was a Member of the Free State Legislature. He has previously served as MEC in the Portfolio of Agriculture and Rural Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs in the Free State provincial government (

2019 committee attendance as mp

89% attendance rate

Attended 8 meetings out of 9

2018 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 1 meeting

2017 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 5 meetings

2016 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 5 meetings

2015 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 0 meetings

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2018 [Source]


Location Extent Description
Moreleta Park, Pretoria 1000m2 Residential
Warden 3000m2 Residential

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