Dr Sibongiseni Maxwell Dhlomo

National Assembly

Formerly: KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Legislature

Sibongiseni Maxwell Dhlomo

About Sibongiseni Maxwell Dhlomo

Dr Dhlomo was the MEC for Health in KZN from 2009 - 2019.

He holds the following qualifications:

MBCHB from the University of Natal; BA Degree from UNISA that he acquired whilst being incarcerated in Robben Island; Master's in Public Health (MPH) from Medunsa; Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene from Wits University; Diploma in Project Management from Damelin College; Diploma in HIV Management from College of Medicines SA; Diploma in Palliative Care from UCT; Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management from the University of KwaZulu Natal, and, most recently Diploma in Forensic Pathology from College of Medicine of South Africa.

He is a former member of Umkhonto Wesizwe and was incarcerated on Robben Island in the 1980’s.

He has also served in the South Africa National Defence and worked as an academic at the University of KwaZulu-Natal lecturing in Public Health.

2020 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 3 meetings out of 3

2019 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 13 meetings out of 13

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

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Committee appearances

  • Health Budgetary Review and Recommendations Report 22 Oct 2019

    The Chairperson welcomed all Members and outlined the process to be followed in reviewing the recommendations of Budgetary Review and Recommendations Report (BRRR). He further asserted that once adopted, the BRRR and its recommendation will form part of the parliamentary oversight processes on the affairs of the Department and its ...
  • Compensation Commissioner for Occupational Diseases 2019/20 Annual Performance Plan 16 Oct 2019

    The Chairperson thanked CCOD for their presentation and noted that the Committee cannot fix everything at once but moving forward they can find ways to assist. He then opened the floor up for comments and questions.
  • DoH, NHLS & SAHPRA 2018/19 Annual Reports; with Minister & Deputy Minister 15 Oct 2019

    The Chairperson asked what steps the NHLS had taken to address transformation. What was meant by “SANAS-accredited.” What were the benefits of this accreditation? He questioned whether Mr Sass had been involved with the CEO in misleading the board in corruption. He asked how the NHLS had been impacted due ...
  • Health Sector 2018/19 Annual Reports, with AGSA, SAMRC, and FFC input 10 Oct 2019

    The Chairperson commended the SAMRC for the meaningful work that they had been doing and expressed his hopes that more people would have the opportunity to hear about it and understand its impact.
  • Department of Health audit outcomes: AGSA, DPME & FCC input 9 Oct 2019

    The Chairperson said that the NHI Bill was not complete, unless National Treasury supported it with a Money Bill that would cover universal health coverage expenses. He urged the FFC to sit with DOH and National Treasury and speak about NHI expenses and how the NHI could be implemented. The ...

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Plenary appearances

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