Ms Regina Mina Mpontseng Lesoma

Formerly: National Assembly

Regina Mina Mpontseng Lesoma

About Regina Mina Mpontseng Lesoma

What is your political background? How did you come to join your political party and become an MP? My activism started in 1982 when I was at school in KZN. At the time I resided in KwaMashu though I attended school in Umlazi. In the townships politics though covert, was quite alive. At the time I was an active member of the Congress of South African Students (COSAS) where we often underwent different types of training. More...

2019 committee attendance as mp

83% attendance rate

Attended 5 meetings out of 6

2018 committee attendance as mp

96% attendance rate

Attended 22 meetings out of 23

2017 committee attendance as mp

93% attendance rate

Attended 28 meetings out of 30

2016 committee attendance as mp

97% attendance rate

Attended 29 meetings out of 30

2015 committee attendance as mp

95% attendance rate

Attended 20 meetings out of 21

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

82% attendance rate

Attended 9 meetings out of 11

  • Attendance records reflect Committee not Plenary Attendance
  • 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.

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Description
Newlands East, Durban, KZN Residential
Richmond Gardens, Durban, KZN Residential

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership
Surefine Trading Incorporated
Surefine Trading [Director]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Reservoir Hills, Durban 3 Bedroomed granny flat Residential
Newlands East, Durban 3 Bedroomed Residential

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Private Co. Surefire Trading
Private Co. Surefire Trading

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Reservoir Hills, Durban Normal Residential House
Newlands East, Durban Normal Residential family house

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
NPO Curries Fountain Sports Development Centre
Private Co. Supefire Trading [Director]
Private Co. Surefire Trading [Incorporator]

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Durban Normal House

Committee appearances

  • Darfur Peace Process implementation 13 Mar 2019

    Ms R Lesoma (ANC) appreciated the Members of the Committee who attended the training last week, and also the Department for finding a way of fitting Members in. She urged the Department to organise more training for the Committee. She referred to a portion of the presentation where it was ...
  • Transnet market demand strategy: implementation 27 Feb 2019

    Ms R Lesoma (ANC) appreciated the sense of comfort discerned from the presentation and overview by the board members. The concern is how this comfort would continue when a permanent board is in place. The present board has to engage with the Minister about ensuring that post May, there will ...
  • International Relations and Cooperation Legacy Report 27 Feb 2019

    Ms D Raphuti (ANC) moved a motion as proposed by the Chairperson. Ms S Kalyan (DA) and Ms R Lesoma (ANC) jointly seconded the motion.
  • Quarter 3 performance 13 Feb 2019

    Ms R Lesoma (ANC) asked who qualifies as volunteers and whether it depends on the terms of their volunteerism contract. On the ARF, she asked whether there was a tracking mechanism to ensure that the spending on projects reached the intended beneficiaries. She said that she did not understand why ...
  • Quarter 3 performance 13 Feb 2019

    The Chairperson said that Ms R Lesoma (ANC) had informed him that she will be late.

All Committee Appearances

Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation 11 Dec 2018

    What (a) were some of the key discussions that featured during the Indian Ocean Conference that took place from 27 to 28 August 2018 in Hanoi, Vietnam and (b) are the objectives and policy priorities of the South African chairmanship of the Indian Ocean Rim Association?
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Tourism 15 Nov 2013

    Whether, given the fact that international operations are expanding and that this exposes SA Tourism (SAT) and his department to foreign currency risk, his department and SAT have plans to investigate this in the management of risk to exposure; if not, why not; if so, what plans?

All Questions and Answers

Plenary appearances

  • Ndp. 21 Jul 2014

    McGluwa.

  • Ndp. 21 Jul 2014

    On a point of order, Chair: The debate is not on the NYDA today. I think it is coming up on Thursday. [Interjections.]

All Plenary Appearances