Mr Yunus Ismail Carrim

National Assembly

Yunus Ismail Carrim

About Yunus Ismail Carrim

Mr Carrim holds a Masters in Sociology from the University of Warwick in England and an International Diploma in Journalism from Darlington College of Technology in England. Mr Carrim was a member of the Executive Committee of Natal Indian Congress, a member of the Executive Council of the United Democratic Front in Pietermaritzburg, and a Secretary of the Pietermaritzburg Combined Ratepayers and Residents Association from 1986 to 1990. He served as a Senior Lecturer in Sociology at the University of Natal and also as the Deputy Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs from 2009 to 2013. He also served as the Minister of Communications from 2013 to 2014. (Source: www.anc.org.za)

Mr Carrim is currently Chairperson of the Standing Committee on Finance

2017 committee attendance as mp

91% attendance rate

Attended 52 meetings out of 57

2016 committee attendance as mp

87% attendance rate

Attended 61 meetings out of 70

2015 committee attendance as mp

91% attendance rate

Attended 53 meetings out of 58

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 27 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.

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.

Currently

Formerly

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company Nominal Value
Shares Old Mutual
Shares MTN
Shares Sasol R5 000
Shares Sanlam
Shares Vodacom

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
Above R500 Cape Town Jazz Festival - 1 night Department of Arts

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Msunduzi Normal House

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company Nominal Value
Old Mutual
MTN
Sasol R5 000
Sanlam

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Msunduzi Normal House

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No Nominal Value
Shares Yebo Yethu 100 R2 500
Shares Old Mutual
Shares Sasol
Shares MTN R5 000
Shares Sanlam

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
NPO South African Cities Network

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
+-R8 000 Nokia phone Nokia in Finland

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Msunduzi Normal House

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company Nature Nominal Value No
Old Mutual
MTN Shares R5 000
Naspers Ordinary +-R11 802.42 42
Sasol
Sanlam

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership
Ordinary Board Member

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Description
Msunduzi House

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company Nominal Value No
Shares Old Mutual
Shares MTN R5 000
Ordinary Naspers +-R11 802.42 42
Shares Sasol
Shares Sanlam

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Section 21 Company operating within Local Government South African Cities Network [Chairman]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Msunduzi Normal House

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2011 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No Nominal Value
Ordinary Old Mutual Free shares
Ordinary Naspers 42 - R11 802.42
Sanlam Shares As at May 2011
Sanlam Shares As at May 2011
MTN Shares R5 000

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Section 21 Co. operating within Local Government Network

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Pietermaritzburg Normal House

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2010 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No Nominal Value
Ordinary Old Mutual Free Shares -
- MTN Shares R5 000
Ordinary Naspers 42 - R11 802.42
Shares Sasol - -
- Sanlam - -

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Section 21 Co. operating within local government Chairman of SA Cities Network

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
VIP ticket - Unknown World Cup tickets for - 4 matches LOC
Unknown World Cup tickets [1 match] Price Waterhouse
Unknown World Cup tickets - 1 match Deloite

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Pietermaritzburg Normal House

Committee appearances

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Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of Communications 16 Sep 2014

    | [pic] | |MINISTRY:COMMUNICATIONS | |REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA | |Private Bag X 745, Pretoria, 0001, Tel: +27 12 473 0164 Fax: +27 | |12 473 0585 | |URL: http://www.gov.za | | | | | |NATIONAL ASSEMBLY | | | |QUESTIONS FOR WRITTEN REPLY | | | |QUESTION NUMBER 1201 | | | |DATE OF PUBLICATION: 29 AUGUST 2014 | | | | | |Mrs Shinn to ask the Minister of ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Communications 16 Sep 2014

    [pic] | | |MINISTRY:COMMUNICATIONS | |REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA | |Private Bag X 745, Pretoria, 0001, Tel: +27 12 473 0164 Fax: +27 | |12 473 0585 | |URL: http://www.gov.za | | | | | |NATIONAL ASSEMBLY : | |QUESTIONS FOR WRITTEN REPLY | |QUESTION NUMBER 979 | |DATE: 22 August 2014 | | | | | |Ms V van Vyk (Da) to ask the Minister ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Communications 15 Sep 2014

    [pic] | | |MINISTRY:COMMUNICATIONS | |REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA | |Private Bag X 745, Pretoria, 0001, Tel: +27 12 473 0164 Fax: +27 | |12 473 0585 | |URL: http://www.gov.za | NATIONAL ASSEMBLY QUESTION FOR WRITTEN REPLY QUESTION 413 DATE OF PUBLICATION: 04 JULY 2014 Mrs M R Shinn (DA) to ask the ...

All Questions and Answers

Plenary appearances

  • BOLD AND DECISIVE STEPS TO DEAL WITH THE STRUCTURE OF THE ECONOMY TO PLACE IT ON A QUALITATIVELY DIFFERENT PATH (Subject for Discussion) 24 Feb 2015

    Chairperson, comrades and friends, at the core of the second more radical phase of our transition is the need for a quality to the New Growth Path.

    Of course, there are cyclical aspects to our poverty, unemployment and inequality challenges, but fundamentally our problems have deep, structural, historical roots. They ...

  • Ministers: 5 Mar 2014

    There is no difference between us and cleaning up. We, on the other hand, think it is sensible to abide by the law. As far as the lawyer's report is concerned, it does not actually constitute the full set of legal opinions in this regard. It was an initial ...

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