Mr Risimati Thompson Mavunda

Formerly: National Assembly

Risimati Thompson Mavunda

About Risimati Thompson Mavunda

What is your political background? How did you come to join your political party and become an MP? I am part of the 1976 generation and I hail from a rural area in the Mopani region in Limpopo. I started school quite late at the age of 12 yrs where our language of instruction was Afrikaans by choice in some subjects, but with the blanket imposition of the Afrikaans medium problems obviously arose. More...

2019 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 8 meetings out of 8

2018 committee attendance as mp

94% attendance rate

Attended 48 meetings out of 51

2017 committee attendance as mp

96% attendance rate

Attended 22 meetings out of 23

2016 committee attendance as mp

89% attendance rate

Attended 17 meetings out of 19

2015 committee attendance as mp

47% attendance rate

Attended 20 meetings out of 43

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

18% attendance rate

Attended 2 meetings out of 11

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  • Plenary Attendance is not made public by Parliament although it has been requested.

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Production, Construction and Property Development; Conference and Motels Accommodation, Supermarkets and Filling Station Tshamawexe Trading

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

No Name of Company Nominal Value
1 Tshamawexe Trading (Pty) 50%

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Production, construction and property development; Conference and Motels accommodation; Supermarkets and Filling stations Tshamawexe Trading [Director/Founder]

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
R1 500 She goat Mr Hlungwani Frank

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Guwela Village 3ha Business
Guwela Village 12ha Irrigation Scheme

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No Nominal Value
Producer Tshamawexe 35% 35%

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Production, Construction and property development, Conference and motels accommodation, Supermarkets and Filling stations Director/Founder of Tshamawexe Trading

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Guwela Village 4ha Plough Field
Guwela Village 13ha Irrigation Scheme
Guwela Village 3ha Business Land

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No Nominal Value
producer Tshamawexe Bricks 35% 35%

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Production, construction and property development, Conference and motels accommodation, Supermarkets and Filling stations Founder of Tshamawexe Trading Co. Ltd

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Guwela Village 4ha Plough field
Guwela Village 13ha Irrigation Scheme and grazing land
Guwela Village 3ha Business land

Committee appearances

  • Higher Education and Training Portfolio Committee Legacy Report 13 Mar 2019

    Mr R Mavunda (ANC) said it was a lengthy report, and the issues in the Report would exist beyond the Sixth Parliament if not addressed.
  • Central Energy Fund 2017/18 Annual Report 12 Mar 2019

    Mr R Mavunda (ANC) remarked that the presentation was too long, and he got lost. The Committee had asked before about irregular expenditure on storage in the solar water heater programme. The presentation referred to distribution of blankets, building of houses and assisting the needy with clothing articles. What were ...
  • SA Nuclear Energy Corporation 2017/18 Annual Report 5 Mar 2019

    Mr R Mavunda (ANC) remarked that NECSA was a thorn in the flesh of the portfolio. He asked that liabilities exceeding assets be elaborated on in slide 17. What difference did the new NECSA board propose to make? An old car did not become new when painted. Was everything wrong ...
  • Consideration of minutes and reports 27 Feb 2019

    Mr R Mavunda (ANC) suggested that staff writing reports should be allowed to record so that words taken will reflect the exact opinions of the Committee.
  • Department of Energy audit outcomes: Auditor-General SA briefing 12 Feb 2019

    Mr R Mavunda (ANC) asked if DOE was consulted on the outcomes during the audit. He was concerned about the attitude of the new NECSA Board not wanting to sign off on the financials approved by the previous board.

All Committee Appearances

Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of Higher Education and Training 29 Nov 2018

    In view of the Maruleng Municipality in Limpopo that have applied for the establishment of a technical and vocational education and training college and her department's acknowledgement of receipt of the application, how long will it take her department to conduct inspections of the area in order to start ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Higher Education and Training 10 Sep 2018

    With reference to the 23 member Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Reference Group which was recently appointed as part of the implementation of Phase 1 of the Recognition of Prior Learning Coordination Policy, to what extent will the work and implementation of the RPL Coordination Policy be underpinned by the ...

All Questions and Answers

Plenary appearances

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