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Xasa, Thokozile (Minister)
 
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Position: Minister of Tourism
 
CONTACT DETAILS
Cape Town
Tel: 021 465 7240
Fax: 021 465 3216
Email: knjobe@deat.gov.za
Postal Address: Private Bag X9154
CAPE TOWN
8000
Street Address: 120 Plein Street
Floor 3 Room 328
CAPE TOWN
Western Cape
 
Pretoria  
Postal Address: Private Bag X424
  PRETORIA
Street Address: 17 Trevenna Street
  Tourism House, Sunnyside
  PRETORIA
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Parliamentary Career
Current: Ms Xasa is the Minister of Tourism of the Republic of South Africa with effect from 31 March 2017. She has been a Member of Parliament since May 2009.
Past: Provincial Treasurer of African National Congress (ANC) in the Eastern Cape. Member of provincial Legislature in Eastern Cape (2001 - 2009). Member of the Executive Council (MEC) for Local Government and Traditional Affairs. Served in the following Portfolio Committees: Local government and Traditional Affairs, Premier's Office, and Economic Affairs. Served as Mayor of King Sabatha at the Dalindyebo District Municipality. Teacher by profession and taught at several high schools.
Political Career:
Past: Provincial Treasurer of African National Congress (ANC) in the Eastern Cape. Member of provincial Legislature in Eastern Cape (2001 - 2009). Member of the Executive Council (MEC) for Local Government and Traditional Affairs. Served in the following Portfolio Committees: Local government and Traditional Affairs, Premier's Office, and Economic Affairs. Served as Mayor of King Sabatha at the Dalindyebo District Municipality. Teacher by profession and taught at several high schools.
Membership:
  Ms Xasa is a qualified teacher and has taught at several high schools in South Africa. In 1997, she became the first female mayor of a district municipality, namely the Kei District Council, in the transitional period of local government in the Eastern Cape, a position she held until 2000. During her political career, Ms Xasa served as provincial treasurer of the African National Congress in the Eastern Cape, and as a member of the Provincial Legislature in the Eastern Cape from 2001 until 2009. She has also been a Member of the Executive Council (MEC) for Social Development; MEC for Housing, Local Government and Traditional Affairs; and MEC for Local Government and Traditional Affairs in the Eastern Cape. Ms Xasa has served in several portfolio committees, including Local Government and Traditional Affairs, the Premier's Office, and Economic Affairs.
Education: Ms Xasa holds a Masters degree in Public Administration from the University of Fort Hare; a BA degree from the University of Transkei and a BA Honours degree from the University of Fort Hare.

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