Khumbudzo Ntshavheni Biography: Age, Education, Career, Net Worth
Khumbudzo Phophi Silence Ntshavheni is a South African politician. She is the current Minister of Small Business Development and a member of the parliament of the National Assembly of South Africa. She is a member of the South African political party African National Congress.
Full Name: Khumbudzo Phophi Silence Ntshavheni
Born: 30 January 1977 (44 years old)
Birth Place: Sibasa
Nationality: South African
Net Worth: $3,000,000-$5,000,000
Khumbudzo Ntshavheni obtained an MBA degree from Bradford University in the United Kingdom in 2008. She obtained a degree in Labor Relations and Development Studies from Rand Afrikaans University.
Khumbudzo Ntshavheni began as the Municipal Manager of the Ba-Phalaborwa Local Municipality in the Limpopo area of South Africa from 2008 to 2010. She also served as the Tourism Manager at Trade and Investment Limpopo, Chief Information Officer for the Limpopo Provincial Department of Local Government and Housing, and Spokesperson for the Premier of Limpopo.
Khumbudzo was a lecturer at the University of South Africa before serving as the Chief Operating Officer at the State Information Technology Agency (SITA). She was appointed to the Board of Denel by Public Enterprises Minister, Lynne Brown to serve in the role of non-executive director of the organization.
She is a member of the African National Congress Youth League‘s National Executive Committee (NEC). In April 2013, Khumbudzo Ntshavheni was a member of the group of 22 persons appointed to an African National Congress National Task Team. This group was tasked with the mission of readjusting the African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL) structures from a branch, regional and provincial levels and the work met with moderate to excellent results across all levels.
After she won the election to the National Assembly in May 2019, President Cyril Ramaphosa appointed her to the post of Minister of Small Business Development. As a result of the unfortunate death of Jackson Mthembu; the South African Minister of Planning, Monitoring, and Evaluation in January 2021, Khumbudzo Ntshavheni was appointed by President Cyril Ramaphosa as his acting successor.
Khumbudzo Ntshavheni has an estimated net worth of $3,000,000 – $5,000,000.