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Nkwinti, Gugile Ernest (Minister)
 
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Position: Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform
 
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Cape Town
Tel: 021 461 0515 / 0698
Fax: 021 461 1301
Postal Address: Private Bag X9133
CAPE TOWN
8000
Street Address: 120 Plein Street
Floor 1 Room 133-1
CAPE TOWN
Western Cape
 
Pretoria  
Postal Address: Private Bag X833
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Street Address: 184 Old Building
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Constituency
Tel: 042 295 2688
Fax: 042 295 2688
Street Address: Plot 200
  Bureau Street
  Humansdorp
 
Parliamentary Career
Current: Mr Gugile Ernest Nkwinti is the Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform of the Republic of South Africa. A position he was first appointed to in 2009, and to which he was re-appointed on 26 May 2014.
Past: MEC for Housing, Local Government and Traditional Affairs at the Eastern Cape Province (1999 - 2004). Speaker of the Eastern Cape Provincial Legislature (1994 - 1999). First National Convener for United Democratic Front (UDM) in Eastern Cape (1999 - 1992). Regional Secretary for UDF in Eastern Cape (1990 - 1991). Regional Secretary for ANC in Eastern Cape (1990 - 1990). Regional Secretary for the NEC (1990 - 1991). Constitutional Member for the NEC (1990 - 1991). Regional Treasurer for UDF in Eastern Cape (1989 - 1990). Research Assistant in the Department of Pyshology at Rhodes University (1989 - 1991). Regional Executive Committee Member for UDF in the Eastern Cape (1986 - 1988). Co-ordinator for UDF Albany Zone (1985 - 1986). Professional Nurse at the Department of Health (1972 - 1984).
Political Career:
Past: MEC for Housing, Local Government and Traditional Affairs at the Eastern Cape Province (1999 - 2004). Speaker of the Eastern Cape Provincial Legislature (1994 - 1999). First National Convener for United Democratic Front (UDM) in Eastern Cape (1999 - 1992). Regional Secretary for UDF in Eastern Cape (1990 - 1991). Regional Secretary for ANC in Eastern Cape (1990 - 1990). Regional Secretary for the NEC (1990 - 1991). Constitutional Member for the NEC (1990 - 1991). Regional Treasurer for UDF in Eastern Cape (1989 - 1990). Research Assistant in the Department of Pyshology at Rhodes University (1989 - 1991). Regional Executive Committee Member for UDF in the Eastern Cape (1986 - 1988). Co-ordinator for UDF Albany Zone (1985 - 1986). Professional Nurse at the Department of Health (1972 - 1984).
Membership:
  Mr Nkwinti was the Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform since 11 May 2009. Prior to his appointment as a Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform, he was speaker of the Eastern Cape Provincial Legislature from 1994 to 1999; Member of the Executive Council (MEC) for Housing, Local Government and Traditional Affairs at in the Eastern Cape Province from 1999 to 2005, and MEC for Agriculture in the Eastern Cape from 2005 to 2009.
Education: Mr Nkwinti holds a Masters degree in Public Policy and Management from the University of London, and a BA degree specialising in Political Science, Public Administration and Applied Economics from the University of South Africa.
Publications: Author of a Poetry and Drama book. Co-Author of Academic Papers.
Personal Interests: Reading, Studying, Music and Sports.

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