Ms Tokozile Xasa

Ms Tokozile Xasa
Current Portfolio: 

Minister of Tourism (2017-)

Portfolio History: 
  • Deputy Minister of Tourism (2009-2017)
Background: 

Ms Xasa is currently serving as the Minister of Tourism, previously serving as the Deputy Minister. A teacher by profession, she has taught at several high schools. She holds a Masters degree in Public Administration from the University of Fort Hare; a BA degree from the University of Transkei and a BA Honours degree from the University of Fort Hare. She served as Provincial Treasurer of the African National Congress (ANC) in Eastern Cape, and became Member of Provincial Legislature in Eastern Cape from 2001 until 2009. She served the provincial government as MEC for Local Government and Traditional Affairs and was once the Mayor of King Sabatha Dalindyebo District Municipality. Source: www.info.gov.za