Mr Shahid Esau

National Assembly

Shahid Esau

About Shahid Esau

What is your political background? I went to a high school that was very politically inclined and I was heavily involved in political debates and community youth movements to fight the apartheid regime. I then left the country to study abroad in Saudi Arabia where there were also anti-apartheid movements and I involved myself in those movements. I got involved in politics when I came back just before the negotiations and I joined the ANC. In 1999 I moved from the ANC and joined the Democratic Party (DP) with the aim to become a Councillor in the City of Cape Town in 2000. More...

2018 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 15 meetings out of 15

2017 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 26 meetings out of 26

2016 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 21 meetings out of 21

2015 committee attendance as mp

93% attendance rate

Attended 26 meetings out of 28

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

96% attendance rate

Attended 24 meetings out of 25

  • 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.

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.

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Anyazone (Pty) Ltd General Business (dormant) Director / Owner

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Chatsworth, Malmesbury, Western Cape 1000sq.m Vacant Erf

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company
Shares Telkom
Investments Old Mutual

BENEFITS

Source
SA

SPONSORSHIPS

Extent Description Source
Full Bursary Wits University EU
Full Accommodation Suburban Travel

TRUSTS

Name Of Trusts Trustee/Beneficiary
Shahid Esau Trustee
Omar Esau W.C Islamic Shariah Dawah Esau Trustees

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

TRUSTS

Name Of Trusts Trustee/Beneficiary
Shahid Esau Trustee
Omar Esau Trustee

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company
Shares Telkom
Investment Old Mutual

BENEFITS

Description Source
Air miles SA Voyager

SPONSORSHIPS

Extent Description Source
Full Bursary Wits University EU

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Chatsworth, Malmesbury 1 000sq.m. Vacant erf

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

TRUSTS

Name Of Trusts Trustee/Beneficiary
Shahid Esau Trust Trustee
Omar Esau Trust Trustee

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company
Shares Telkom
Investment Old Mutual

BENEFITS

Description Source
Air miles SA Voyager

SPONSORSHIPS

Extent Description Source
Full University Studies [Wits] EU

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Chatsworth, Malmesbury 1 000sq.m. Vacant erf

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company Nature
Omar Esau Trust
Shahid Esau Trust
Old Mutual Investment
Telkom Shares

SPONSORSHIPS

Extent Description Source
Full University Studies [Wits] EU

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
[Dormant] - New Anyazone
[New] not registered Future Investment Holding
[Dormant] Bar Of Gold
Resigned Shameran Home Improvements
[Dormant] Shaza Bld Services
[Dormant] Distinctive Choice
[Dormant] Gasem Imp-Exp
[Dormant] Olive Group

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Chatsworth W.C. 1 000sq.m. Vacant erf

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company Nature No
Omar Esau Trust
Shahid Esau Trust
Old Mutual Investment 1
Telkom Shares

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
[Dormant]New] Anyazone
[New/Dormant] Future Investment Holdings
[Dormant] Bar Of Gold
[Resigned] Shameran Home Improvements
[Dormant] Shaza Bld Services
[Dormant] Distinctive Choise
[Dormant] Gasem Imp-Exp
[Dormant/New] Olive Group

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Chatsworth, W/C 1 000sq.m. Vacant erf

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No Nominal Value
CC Bar Of Gold [Dormant] 100% Minimal
CC Shameran Home Improvements [Resigned]
CC Shaza Bld Services [Dormant] 50% Minimal
CC Distinctive Choice [Dormant] 50% Minimal
CC Gasem Imp-Exp [Dormant] 1/6 Minimal
(Pty) Ltd Olive Group 25% Minimal
Investment Old Mutual
Shares Telkom

BENEFITS

Source
Parmed

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Dormant/New Olive Group

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Western Cape 1 000sq.m. Vacant Land

Committee appearances

All Committee Appearances

Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of Human Settlements 27 Jul 2018

    (1) Whether (a) her spouse and I or (b) an adult family member accompanied her on any official international trip (i) in each of the past five financial years and (ii) since 1 April 2018; if not, what is the position in this regard; if so, what (aa) is the ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Defence and Military Veterans 18 Jul 2018

    (1)(a) What is the status of the appointment of the medical technologist at 1 Military Hospital which had to be concluded by 31 January 2017, (b) why was the approach that was adopted by 2 Military Hospital not considered and followed by 1 Military Hospital in this regard and ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Home Affairs 16 Jul 2018

    (1)Whether (a) his spouse and/or (b) an adult family member accompanied him on any official international trip (i) in each of the past five financial years and (ii) since 1 April 2018; if not, what is the position in this regard; if so, what (aa) is the name ...

All Questions and Answers

Plenary appearances

  • Sandf. 23 May 2013

    Hon Chair, hon Minister, Deputy Minister, hon members, distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen, from the outset I would like to make a clarion call on the hon Minister, her department and the Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans to make a special effort to implement the necessary instruments to ...

  • No2603E 7 Nov 2012

    Hon Chair, I am sure we all agree that it is absolutely imperative that the Defence Force is not used to further the interests of any political party. However, there is a concern that the National Youth Service is being used as a cover to provide training for members of ...

All Plenary Appearances