Boards

MINERAL & PETROLEUM BOARD

The board members are as follows:

 

Nr Name & Surname Race Gender Representing
1

Mr Kenosi Moroka

African Male Chairperson
2

Mr Mthokozisi Zondi

African Male

Chief Inspector of Mines

3

Mr Gideon du Plessis

African Male

Organised Labour

4

Ms Keagile Pholoba

African

Female

Organised Labour

5

Mr Mhlupheki Patrick Mira

African Male

Organised Labour

6

Mr Kgauta Mokoena

African Male

Government

7

Mr Andries Moatshe

African Male

Government

8

Board Member is vacant

Race Gender

Government

9

Mr Neale Baartjes 

African Male

Organised Business

10

Mr Tebello Chabana

African Male

Organised Business

11

Mr Motsamai Motlhamme

African Male

Organised Business

12

Mr Kgosi Nyalala Pilane

African Male

Community Based Organisation

13

Mr Kgoshi Setlamorago Thobejane

African Male

Community Based Organisation

14

Mr Omphemetse Kgomongwe

African

Male Non-governmental organisation
15

Ms Lindiwe Mekwe

African Female Designated Agency
16

Mr Smunda Mokoena

African Male

Expert

17

Board Member is vacant

Race Gender

Designation

In terms of Section 59 of the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act, 2002 (Act 28 0f 2002) the Board consist of no fewer than 17 and no more than 20 members; and must reflect the gender and racial composition in the Republic.  The Minister must appoint as members of the Board:

  • Chairperson
  • Chief Inspector
  • Three persons representing any relevant state department
  • Three persons representing organized business
  • Three persons representing organized labour
  • At least one person representing non-governmental organization
  • Two persons representing relevant community-based organizations
  • At least two persons with appropriate experience
  • At least one person from a designated agency