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Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka

Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, former South African government official.

Background

  • Mlambo-Ngcuka, Phumzile was born on November 3, 1955.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Social Science and Education, National University Lesotho, 1980. Master of Philosophy in Educational Planning and Policy, National University Lesotho, 2003.

    Career

    • Teacher KwaZulu-Natal, 1981—1983. Founder, member, director, Young Women's International Program Young Women Christian Association, Geneva, 1984—1987. Director TEAM, Cape Town, 1987—1989, World University Services, 1990—1992.

      Started own business Phumelela Services, 1993—1994. Member Parliament, South Africa, 1994, chair, Public Service Portfolio Committee South Africa, 1994. Deputy minister, Department Trade and Industry Republic of South Africa, 1996—1999.

      Founder, member Guguletu Community Development Corporation. Member national executive committee African National Congress, since 1997. Acting minister arts, culture, science and technical Republic of South Africa, 2004, minister minerals and energy, 1999—2005, deputy president, 2005—2008.
    Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka
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    Born November 3, 1955
    (age 61)
    • 1980
      National University Lesotho
    • 2003
      National University Lesotho
    • 1981 - 1983
      Teacher, KwaZulu-Natal
    • 1987 - 1989
      director, TEAM
      Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
    • 1990 - 1992
      director, TEAM
    • 1993 - 1994
      started own business Phumelela Services
    • 1994
      member, Parliament
      South Africa
    • 1994
      member, Parliament
    • 1996 - 1999
      deputy minister
    • 1997
      member, national executive committee African National Congress
    • 1999 - 2005
      acting minister arts
    • 2004
      acting minister arts
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