Ms Pindiwe Claribel Samka

National Council of Provinces

Pindiwe Claribel Samka

About Pindiwe Claribel Samka

What is your political background? How did you come to join your political party and become an MP? My political interest and activism started with the release of Govan Mbeki, Walter Sisulu and Raymond Mhlaba. At the time they were doing underground campaigns in the Eastern Cape raising political awareness. In Bizana, when Mandisa Marasha and Ntombi Mabhude also started looking for female activists and women with an interest in politics, I then formally started participating in politics. More...

2018 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 17 meetings out of 17

2017 committee attendance as mp

92% attendance rate

Attended 12 meetings out of 13

2016 committee attendance as mp

86% attendance rate

Attended 6 meetings out of 7

2015 committee attendance as mp

73% attendance rate

Attended 27 meetings out of 37

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

75% attendance rate

Attended 15 meetings out of 20

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  • Minister/Deputy Minister attendance is not compulsory.
  • MP attendance is compulsory unless an apology is given
  • MPs are recorded as absent whether they have, or have not submitted apologies.
  • This is not the official committee attendance record of Parliament.
  • Plenary Attendance is not made public by Parliament although it has been requested.

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.

Committee appearances

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Plenary appearances

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