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Lindiwe Sisulu

Lindiwe Sisulu in New York - 2018 (44058077895) (cropped).jpg
Sisulu in 2018
Minister of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation
Assumed office
30 May 2019
President Cyril Ramaphosa
Preceded by New Ministry
Minister of International Relations and Cooperation
In office
27 February 2018 – 29 May 2019
President Cyril Ramaphosa
Preceded by Maite Nkoana-Mashabane
Succeeded by Naledi Pandor
Minister of Human Settlements
In office
26 May 2014 – 26 February 2018
President Jacob Zuma
Cyril Ramaphosa
Preceded by Connie September
Succeeded by Nomaindia Mfeketo
Minister of Public Service and Administration
In office
12 June 2012 – 25 May 2014
President Jacob Zuma
Preceded by Roy Padayachie
Succeeded by Collins Chabane
Minister of Defence
In office
10 May 2009 – 12 June 2012
President Jacob Zuma
Preceded by Charles Nqakula
Succeeded by Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula
Minister of Housing
In office
29 April 2004 – 10 May 2009
President Thabo Mbeki
Kgalema Motlanthe
Preceded by Rob Davies
Succeeded by Tokyo Sexwale (Human Settlements)
Minister of Intelligence
In office
24 January 2001 – 28 April 2004
President Thabo Mbeki
Preceded by Joe Nhlanhla
Succeeded by Ronnie Kasrils
Member of the National Assembly of South Africa
Assumed office
27 April 1994
Constituency Johannesburg
Personal details
Born
Lindiwe Nonceba Sisulu

10 May 1954 (1954-05-10) (age 67)
Johannesburg, Union of South Africa
Political party African National Congress
Education University of Swaziland (BA)
University of York (MA, MPhil)
Occupation
  • Politician
  • educator
  • philosopher
  • diplomat
  • anti-apartheid activist
Military service
Allegiance Umkhonto We Sizwe
Years of service 1970–1990
Rank Military intelligence officer

Lindiwe Nonceba Sisulu (born 10 May 1954) is a South African politician, member of parliament since 1994, serving as Minister of Human Settlements, Water & Sanitation since May 2019 and member of the National Executive Committee of the African National Congress. She served before as Minister of Housing (2004 to 2009), Minister of Defence and Military Veterans (2009 to 2012), and was the Minister of Public Service and Administration from 2012 to 2014.

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