Profile of Minister Nelisiwe Mildred Oliphant, MP
|Minister Nelisiwe Mildred Oliphant, MP|
Minister Oliphant was born in Danny Dalton KwaZulu-Natal. One of the daughters of Mr and Mrs Buthelezi. A passionate former trade unionist and leader of SACCAWU who has strong interests of workers.
- Minister of Labour of the Republic of South Africa since 1 November 2010.
- Member of Parliament since 1994.
- Chairperson of the ANC Caucus in the national Parliament
- Former Regional Convener of African National Congress Women's League (ANCWL) of Musa Dladla Region.
- Member of National Executive Committee of the ANC since 2012.
- PEC member of KZN ANCWL since 2008.
- Certificate in Macroeconomics.
- Certificate in Project management.
- Certificate in Elections Observer Mission
- Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Public Services.
- House Chairperson of Committees in the NCOP
- House Chairperson on International Relations in the National Assembly
- Member of the Portfolio Committee on Land and Environmental Affairs.
- Member Joint Rules Committee.
- Member Joint Programme Committee.
- Member of the Joint Ethics and members Interest.
- Member of KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Legislature.
- Member and Convener of Health Study Group (KZN Legislature).
- Member of the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) and provincial Whip.
- Regional Secretary of ANC North Coast region.
- Local Treasury of SACCAWU.
- Local Secretary of the Congress of South African Trade Union (COSATU).
- Chairperson of COSATU Women's Forum.
- Regional Chairperson of the ANCWL for the North Coast region.