21 Oct Honourable Minister Lindiwe Sisulu
Lindiwe Nonceba Sisulu is the Minister of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation. The Departments of Human Settlements and Water and Sanitation were recently combined in the
6th Administration to form the Department of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation. Prior to her appointment to this portfolio she was the Minister of International Relations and
Cooperation. She has been a Member of Parliament since 1994, a member of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the African National Congress and its National Working Committee since 1997, Chairperson of the Inaugural African Ministerial Conference on Housing and Urban Development in 2005 and a Trustee of the South African Democracy Education Trust.
Minister Sisulu has served the South African government in a number of portfolios. These include serving as the Deputy Minister of Home Affairs; Minister of Intelligence; Minister of Human Settlements, previously known as Housing, Minister of Defence and Military Veterans and Minister for the Public Service and Administration.