Mr Zakhele Njabulo Mbhele

National Assembly

Zakhele Njabulo Mbhele

About Zakhele Njabulo Mbhele

Zakhele Mbhele (born 9 November 1984) is an MP of the Democratic Alliance in the National Assembly. Mr Mbhele joined the DA in late 2005 where he was a candidate contesting the Student Representative Council (SRC) at Wits University under a DA affiliated banner. Mr Mbhele then participated in the youth structures of the DA. He served as a Media Liaison Officer for Western Cape Premier, Ms Helen Zille, from November 2011 to May 2014. He was then elected to the National Assembly (NA) in 2014 where he served the Portfolio Committee on Police

To learn more about this member, read his 'MP Corner' blog.

2020 committee attendance as mp

91% attendance rate

Attended 20 meetings out of 22

2019 committee attendance as mp

86% attendance rate

Attended 24 meetings out of 28

2018 committee attendance as mp

97% attendance rate

Attended 59 meetings out of 61

2017 committee attendance as mp

98% attendance rate

Attended 47 meetings out of 48

2016 committee attendance as mp

95% attendance rate

Attended 42 meetings out of 44

2015 committee attendance as mp

91% attendance rate

Attended 39 meetings out of 43

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

94% attendance rate

Attended 17 meetings out of 18

Attendance Methodology

Recent meetings attended

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2018 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Five-Oh-Two Gastronomy Events
Director- Thoth Media Media
Director - Concerts in the Park Community Concerts

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Erf 1651 1677 m2 Deneysville

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Concerts in the Park Free community Concerts
Five-oh-two Gastronomy events
Thoth Media Media

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Erf 1651 1677sq.m Deneysville

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Five-On-Two Gastronomy events
Thoth Media Online
Concerts in the park NGO community concerts

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Erf 1651 1 677sq.m. Deneysville

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

TRAVEL

Description Sponsor
Study tour Taiwan Government
Study tour SA-Israel Forum

SPONSORSHIPS

Source Description Extent
Taiwan Government Study tour 01-05 Dec. 2014
SA - Israel Forum Study tour 05-10 Jan. 2015
Various hotel in Israel [study tour] SA-Israel Forum

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Thoth Media Media
Concerts in the Park Free community concerts
Zip Zap Circus School Circus training

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description Value
Taiwan Foreign Affairs Ministry Okura Hotel [study tour] Unknown

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Erf 1651 1 677sq.m. Deneysville, Free State

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Thoth Media Media production and sales - Events management
Concerts in the Park Community music concerts

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Erf 1651 1 677sq.m. Deneysville

Committee appearances

  • DSBD, Seda & Sefa 2019/20 Annual Reports 25 Nov 2020

    Mr Z Mbhele (DA) thanked the Department and the entities for giving comprehensive presentations, which he said covered a lot of ground and scope. To the Department, he asked about the finalisation of the departmental structure and the progress report. He indicated that a new piece of information was to ...
  • SEFA 2019/20 Annual Report; Localization Framework Programme: DSBD briefing; DSBD BRRR 18 Nov 2020

    Mr Z Mbhele (DA) referred to Japan’s one village one product idea in which every small village identified a unique advantage in being a product hub. This approach was useful in plugging rural areas into the mainstream economy. He asked if the department had that policy in mind.
  • DSBD 2019/20 Audit outcomes: AGSA briefing; DSBD BRRR 11 Nov 2020

    Mr Z Mbhele (DA) said it sounded like there had been overall improvement over the past two financial years, and that credit must be given to Seda and the Department. He hoped this progress would continue for the remainder of this term and that important areas such as the filling ...
  • AGSA on progress or outcome of forensic investigation in DSBD, DPSA on structure of DSBD 4 Nov 2020

    Mr Z Mbhele (DA) thanked Ms van Tromp for the presentation which her office did to investigate various issues. He asked if the AG’s office from the investigation was able to ascertain if it was negligence in the main or actual intention to violate financial control for the culprits.
  • Market Access Opportunities in response to Covid-19 Pandemic: DSBD briefing 28 Oct 2020

    Mr Z Mbhele (DA) said the small business development plan presented covered all the key points. The Committee would easily support and promote it to give awareness to all the stakeholders on how they could contribute to it. He referred to the State of the Nation Address (SONA), where the ...

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Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs 12 Oct 2020

    Whether, prior to the amendment of the lockdown regulations promulgated on 20 April 2020, she relied on any (a) statutory, (b) regulatory and/or (c) other grounds on which the sale of cooked hot food was prohibited under Level 5 of the lockdown to curb the spread of the coronavirus; if ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Small Business Development 28 Sep 2020

    Whether, with reference to her reply to question 780 on 25 May 2020, she will provide Mr Z N Mbhele with a detailed list of all the approved beneficiaries of the Small, Medium and Micro Enterprise Debt Relief Fund, indicating the (a) provincial breakdown and (b) loan amount allocated in ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Small Business Development 28 Sep 2020

    (1)What number of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) have received government-guaranteed loans since the declaration of a state of national disaster; (2) whether her department provided inputs to the National Treasury on the planning and design of the Loan Guarantee Scheme for SMEs in order to ensure that the interest ...

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Plenary appearances

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