National Council of Provinces
Formerly: Mpumalanga Provincial Legislature
Mr Zandamela serves as the EFF party's deputy provincial chairperson. Zandamela served as a Member of the Mpumalanga Provincial Legislature from July 2018 to May 2019.
Mr Zandamela joined the Economic Freedom Fighters in 2013. He served as a councillor in the Emalahleni Local Municipality before his appointment to the provincial legislature in July 2018. He replaced Alfred Sikhosana.In September 2018, he was elected deputy provincial chairperson of the party, succeeding Japhta Mashilo. Mr Zandamela was an MPL until the dissolution of the legislature's term on 7 May 2019.
Following the general election on 8 May 2019, the provincial legislature appointed him as a permanent delegate to the National Council of Provinces on 22 May 2019. He was sworn into office on 23 May 2019.
House Chair, on a point of order: Can the member on the podium address the House and not the Chairperson. Thank you.
FRIDAY, 6 DECEMBER 2019 6 Dec 2019
Thanks, Deputy Chairperson. This is really disturbing when the chairperson of the committee comes to this House and tries to correct things that he should have corrected in the committee. [Interjections.] Please, he must not come here and abuse us. Thank you, Chairperson.