Nhlanhla Nene Biography
Nhlanhla Nene full name Nhlanhla Musa Nene, was the Minister of Finance of the Republic of South Africa. He was appointed to the position of the Minister of Finance on 27 February 2018 and resigned on 9 October 2018 over his multiple meetings with the Gupta family.
Nene served as the Deputy Minister of Finance of the Republic of South Africa from 5 November 2008 and was re-appointed to the position from 11 May 2009 to 25 May 2014.
Nene was active in student politics in 1976/77 while at Georgetown High School, Pietermaritzburg. In 1990 he organised the first ever strike in the financial sector under the South African Commercial Allied Workers Union (SACCAWU). Between 1990 and 1995, he was a labour union shop steward and led a negotiating team for better working conditions.
Nene served as Regional Secretary of the ANC Ukhahlamba region from 1997 to 2000 and as chairperson of Kranskop Policing Forum from 1997 to 1999. He was ANC local government councillor and caucus chairperson from 1996 until 1999 and as a Chairperson of Ntunjambili Development Forum from 1994 until 1999.
He worked as a regional administrative manager for the Metropolitan Life insurance for 15 years. He has also been co chairperson of the Joint Budget Committee from October 2002 to August 2005, and a chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Finance from August 2002 to 4 November 2008. He was a member of the local organising for the FIFA 2010 world cup.
Nhlanhla Nene Age
He was born on 5 December 1958 in Kranskop, South Africa.
Nhlanhla Nene Qualifications
Nene holds a B.Com Honours degree in Economics from the University of Western Cape (UWC), a Diploma in Marketing Management; an Advanced Diploma in Economic Policy from the UWC; a Certificate in Economic Policy from University of South Africa and a Certificate in Macro and Micro Economics from the University of London. In 2000, he attended a Course in Evaluating Macroeconomic Strategies at Williams College (CDE), MA, USA. He matriculated at Gcothoyi Adult Centre.
Nhlanhla Nene Wife
He has been married to Lisa Nene since 1987. They have three children; Siyabonga, Nkosingiphile and Sibusisiwe. They have a farm in Kranskop in rural KwaZulu-Natal.
Nhlanhla Nene Family
His wife is Lisa. His son Siyabonga is an IT graduate who owns an internet café in Greytown. His Daughter Nkosingiphile
runs a catering company with her mom and also helps Siyabonga in his internet café. The youngest Sibusisiwe is studying social sciences at the University of Cape Town. He has a granddaughter, Abelo through daughter Nkosingiphile.
Nhlanhla Nene Net Worth
Information about his estimated net worth is being updated.
Nhlanhla Nene Contact Details
Nhlanhla Nene email address: email@example.com
Phone: 012 315 5372