Hon. Lindiwe Sisulu

Hon. Lindiwe Sisulu

Minister of Tourism Republic of South Africa

Ms Sisulu is the Minister of Tourism. Previously, she was the Minister of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation. She served as Minister of International Relations (2018 - 2019), having previously served as Minister of Human Settlements. She was born 10 May 1954. She holds an MA in History and an M. Phil from the Centre for Southern African Studies, University of York. She was detained for political activism in 1975, and upon release joined Umkhonto we Sizwe (MK). A keen student of history, she specialised in intelligence matters while undergoing military training. She taught history at various institutions in the southern Africa region during the 80s. She returned to SA in 1990 and became Personal Assistant to President Jacob Zuma as the (ANC) Head of Intelligence. Prior to her appointment as Minister of Public Service and Administration, she served government as a Deputy Minister of Home Affairs, Minister of Intelligence, Housing and Defence.

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