Mr Thulas Nxesi

National Assembly

Thulas Nxesi

About Thulas Nxesi

Mr Nxesi is currently serving as the Minister of Employment and Labour having previously served as the Minister of Public Works and Minister of Sport and Recreation. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Fort Hare obtained in 1983, a Bachelor of Education degree from Wits and a Higher Diploma in Education from UNISA. He taught at Ikusasa Senior Secondary School from 1985 to 1990. He has served as Assistant Secretary-General and Secretary-General of the South African Teacher's Union (SADTU) from 1990 to 1994 and 1994 to 2010 respectively. He was expelled from school several times for involvement in political activities. He was born on 01 January 1959. Source: (gov.za)

2019 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 9 meetings

2018 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 13 meetings

2017 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 7 meetings

2017 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 1 meeting out of 1

2016 committee attendance as mp

67% attendance rate

Attended 2 meetings out of 3

2015 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 1 meeting out of 1

2014 committee attendance as minister/deputy

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

Attended 0 meetings

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

100% attendance rate

Attended 1 meeting out of 1

  • 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 2018 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Public Political Office Bearers Fund

TRAVEL

Sponsor Description
south African Rugby Union SA Bid for 2023 Rugby World Cup
South African Rugby Union 2023 Rugby World Cup Announcements
Education International 25th Anniversary Celebrations
SAFA Cape Verde Bafana Bafana Match

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
R7800 Sports Gear Sascoc (04 July 2017)
R10620.00 Sports Gear Athletics South Africa
R4000.00 Match Tickets (Carling Cup) SAB
R9200.00 Rugby Match Tickets SARU
R8000.00 Cricket Match Tickets Cricket SA
R8000.00 Soccer Match Tickets Supersport
R30 000.00 Cape Town Jazz Festival Tickets Arts
R30 000.00 Cape Town Jazz Festival Tickets Old Mutual
R30 000.00 Cape Town Jazz Festival Tickets MTN
R30 000.00 Cape Town Jazz Festival Tickets Vodacom
R30 000.00 Cape Town Festival Tickets AEEI

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Noordwyk, Midrand 1050m2 Residential
Midstream 1062m2 Residential

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Political Office Bearers Fund Public

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
SADTU Investment Trust Investment Holding
Tembisa Careers Trust Educational
Mvenyane Community Trust Community Trust
Lona Foundation Youth Empowerment

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description Value
SARU SA Rugby Goody Bag with Tie, Notebook and Pen R600
SASCOC 1 Tracksuit, 1 Staduim Jacket, 2 Training Shirts, 1 T-Shirt, 1 Golf Shirt, 2 Caps, 1 pair Nike shoes, 1 Travel Bag R7800
Sedgars Sport Sport Tracksuit in South African Colours R550
Athletics South Africa 1 Tracksuit, 1 pair running shoes, 3 pairs socks, 1 spike bag, 1 laptop bag, 2 pairs of shorts, 2 golf shirts, 3 T shirts, 1 suitcase R10620
SAB Carling Cup Match Tickets R4000
SARU SA Rugby Tie R300
SARU Rugby Match Tickets R9200
Cricket South Africa 1 T-Shirt and 1 Tie R600
SAFA Flight to Cape Verde Accommodation in Cape Verde Sports Bag, 2 T-shirts, 1 Tracksuit, 1 Pair of Shorts, Dri-Mac and 1 pair of socks R160 000
SARU Flights to, Accommodation and Meals in London: SA Bid for 2023 World Cup R108 700
SARU SA Rugby Tie R300
Supersport Soccer Match Tickets R8000
Mr Financial Contribution (For home coming of son) R10 000 R10 000 R20 000
Vodacom Dept of Arts Cape Town Jazz Festival Tickets Festival Tickets R9000 R9000
World- Anti doping Agency Golf Shirt R450
SASCOC Golf Shirt R500
Supersport Post Budget Vote Lunch R50 000
Mr Zinzile Nxesi Three Sheep towards the homecoming of my son R5100
SASCOC Bafana Bafana Kits: Tracksuits and Shorts R6450
SARU Tracksuit R1750
MIB Sport Sport Tracksuit R550

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Location
Residential Midstream
Residential Noordwyk, Midrand

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Momentum [POBPF] Public

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Sadtu Investment Trust Investment Holding Co.
Tembisa Careers Centre Educational
Mvenyane Community Trust Community Trust
Lona Foundation For youth Emplowerment Youth empowerment

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description Value
DIEGO Cape Town International Jazz Festival tickets R9 000
Vodacom Cape Town International Jazz Festival tickets R9 000

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Residential 1 050sq.m. Noordwyk, Midrand
Residential 1 062sq.m. Midstream Estates

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Momentum Private

TRUSTS

Details Of Benefits Trustee/Beneficiary Name Of Trusts
None Youth Lona Foundation

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
SADTU Investment Trust Investment Holding Co.
Tembisa Careers Centre/Trust Educational
Mvenyane Community Trust Community Trust

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description Value
Vodacom Tickets to Standard Bank Arena Joy of Jazz R19 800
Chinese Ambassador iPad R6 999
Department of Arts and Culture Tickets to Cape Town Jazz Festival R16 000
Department of Arts Tickets to Standard Bank Arena Joy of Jazz R35 800

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Residential 1 050sq.m. Noordwyk

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
SADTU Investment Investment Holding
Tembisa Care Centre Educational [Dormant]
Founder Member of Mneniyane Education Trust Help fund extra classes for Maths, Science students in the village

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Description Value Source
DVD : Long walk to freedom R169 Mr A Singh
Chess board set R2 200 SA Marine Safety Authority
Helmet; Desktop clock R240 SA Council for Architectural Profession
Whisky R2 000
Balmain pen set R450 Deloitte
Tea container R1 500 Chinese

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
House Normal Midrand

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
SADTU Investment Investment Holding
Tembisa Care Centre Educational [Dormant]
Founder Member of Mneniyane Education Trust - To help fund extra classes for Maths, Science students in the village

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description Value
Chauke Icicine circle desk fridge - Model no. /811 Unknown
Vice Min. of Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development A treasure album Unknown
SA Graduates Development Association Photo sward certificate frame Unknown
MTN Tickets Unknown
MTN Tickets to Annual Cape Town International jazz Festival [5-6 April 2013] R3 812.00 [excl. VAT]
Property Sector Council eBook Reader Unknown

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
House Normal Midrand

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
SADTU Investment Trust Investment Holding Co.
Tembisa Career Centre Educational [Dormant]

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description Value
Old Mutual Walking stick R1 000
Embassy Book R360
Old Mutual Dinner R5 000

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2011 [Source]

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description Value
NERPO Short horn bull R1 200
Gray Town Blanket R350
Gray Town Ship R1 000
Arts Jazz Festival ticket R3 000
Stay in at Western Hotel Cape Town R2 600
Glenfiddich Scotch whisky Unknown
Korea Embassy 2 x bott. Whisky Unknown
Republic Book R300
SA Geospatial Forum
Sihold Big & medium trolley bag R400

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Residential house 1 050sq.m. Noordwyk, Midrand
Residential site 1 000sq.m. Maluti, Matatiele
Residential site 1 000sq.m. Cedarville
Homestead 4 000sq.m. Mvenyane Village, Matatiele

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2010 [Source]

TRAVEL

Description Sponsor
Air ticket from JHB - Upington [return] N Mbetha

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Tembisa Careers Centre Education Service [Dormant]

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description Value
NK Mbetha [Friend] 12 x 1 Whiskies R4,000
M Shikwambane [Friend] 12 x 1 Whiskies R4,200
N Mbetha Air ticket [JHB-Upington - return] R5,038
DIRCO 2010 World Cup tickets: Opening match
Old Mutual Fifa World Cup: Durban quarter final
SASOL Fifa World Cup ticket - Cape Town - quarter final
DIRCO Fifa World Cup ticket: FNB - Closing -
LOC Fifa World cup ticket - Rustenburg quarters

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
House - Erf 130 3 Bedroom Noordwyk
House - Site Open site Cedarville
House - Site Open site Matatiele

Committee appearances

All Committee Appearances

Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of Public Works 20 Oct 2014

    MINISTRY PUBLIC WORKS REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA Department of Public Works l Central Government Offices l 256 Madiba Street l Pretoria l Contact: +27 (0)12 406 2034 l +27 (0)12 406 1224 Private Bag X9155 l CAPE TOWN, 8001 l RSA 4th Floor Parliament Building l 120 Plain ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Public Works 16 Sep 2014

    QUESTION 87. MR A M Figlan (DA) to the Minister (1) How many (a) international and (b) domestic flights were undertaken by (i) him and (ii) his predecessors using (aa) aircraft operated by the military, (bb) aircraft chartered by the military or(cc) commercial aircraft during the period 1 April ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Public Works 1 Sep 2014

    PARLIMENTARY QUESTION FOR THE MINISTER QUESTION NUMBER 635 FOR WRITTEN REPLY IN THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY INTRODUCTION 1. The above mentioned question appears on the Internal Question Paper of the National Assembly. 2. A draft reply to the question is included in pocket 2 for the consideration of the Executive Authority ...

All Questions and Answers

Plenary appearances

  • No237E 5 Mar 2014

    Deputy Speaker, in terms of the code of good practice for Employment and Conditions of Work for Special Public Works Programmes, the participation targets for EPWP employment must include 55% women, 40% youth and 20% people with disabilities.

    Since the state of the nation address of 2013, for the period ...

  • No237E 5 Mar 2014

    The reason that we are talking about co- ordination amongst the different departments is precisely to ensure that once we have trained the people we are able to link them to the other programmes so that they are able to develop.

    Unfortunately, at this moment, I am unable to give ...

All Plenary Appearances