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Deputy Minister of Transport

Political Party: African National Congress

Deputy Minister of Transport
Deputy Minister of Transport:
Ms Lydia Sindisiwe Chikunga

Cape Town

Tel: 021 469 6004
Fax: 021 461 6845

Pretoria

Tel: 012 309 5271
Fax: 012 309 5271

Parliamentary Career

  • MP since 2004
  • Whip since 2007 – 2009

Chairperson: Portfolio Committee on Police since 2009 – 2012

Commitees Served – Parliament

  • Correctional Services
  • Joint Budget Committee
  • Housing
  • Auditor General
  • Joint Standing Committee on Defence
  • Police

Current Political Career

  • ANC Regional Executive Committee EX Officio Member
  • ANCWL Regional Executive Committee Ex Officio Member Gert Sibande Region
  • ANCWL branch Chairperson – Queen Lebotsibeni
  • DCO Makiwane Youth League Member 1982
  • Regional Task Team Member
  • ANCWL Regional Secretary Badplaas Region
  • ANC Dep Regional Secretary Gert Sibande
  • ANC Regional Secretary - Gert Sibande
  • ANC Provincial Executive Committee – Mpumalanga

Education

Current Study: Political Science: UNISA

Qualifications:

  • Nursing Science Diploma (Edendale Nursing College)
  • Midwifery Diploma (Edendale Nursing College)
  • BA Cur (UNISA)
  • BA Cur Hon (UNISA)
  • MA Cur (Pretoria University