Mr Shahid Esau

Formerly: 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...

2019 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 3 meetings out of 3

2018 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 27 meetings out of 27

2017 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 27 meetings out of 27

2016 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 23 meetings out of 23

2015 committee attendance as mp

93% attendance rate

Attended 27 meetings out of 29

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

96% attendance rate

Attended 26 meetings out of 27

  • 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.

Recent meetings attended

All meetings attended

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

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

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company Nature
Telkom Shares
Old Mutual Investments

BENEFITS

Source
SA

SPONSORSHIPS

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

TRUSTS

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

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

TRUSTS

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

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company Nature
Telkom Shares
Old Mutual Investment

BENEFITS

Source Description
SA Voyager Air miles

SPONSORSHIPS

Source Description Extent
EU Bursary Wits University Full

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

TRUSTS

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

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company Nature
Telkom Shares
Old Mutual Investment

BENEFITS

Source Description
SA Voyager Air miles

SPONSORSHIPS

Source Description Extent
EU University Studies [Wits] Full

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

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

Source Description Extent
EU University Studies [Wits] Full

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

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

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

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

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

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

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

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

BENEFITS

Source
Parmed

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Olive Group Dormant/New

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

Committee appearances

All Committee Appearances

Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of Police 5 Dec 2018

    Whether, since he served in Cabinet, he (a}(i) was ever influenced by any person and/or (ii) influenced any of his department's employees to take any official administrative action on behalf of any (aa) member, (bb) employee and/or (cc} close associate of the Gupta family and/or ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister in the Presidency 12 Nov 2018

    Whether, since she served in Cabinet, she (a)(i) was ever influenced by any person and/or (ii) influenced any of her Office’s employees to take any official administrative action on behalf of any (aa) member, (bb) employee and/or (cc) close associate of the Gupta family and/or ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Defence and Military Veterans 4 Oct 2018

    (1)(a) When was the latest Directorate Air Capability Plan done for the SA Air Force (SAAF), particularly the SAAF facilities in the Cape Town Metropolitan region, (b)(i) what plans were investigated to relocate the SAAF Base Ysterplaat and (ii) what were the respective findings; (2) were any investigations ...

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 ...

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