NHLANHLA NENE’S VITAL STATISTICS
A SON OF KwaZulu-Natal, 51-year-old Nene is married and has spent almost a decade in Parliament as an MP. Positions: Member of Parliament since June 1999. Co-chairman of the Joint Budget Committee, October 2002 to August 2005. Chairman of the Portfolio Committee on Finance, August 2005 to 4 November 2008. Deputy Minister of Finance from 5 November 2008. Academic qualifications: Matriculated from Gcothoyi Adult Centre. Diploma in marketing management from DMS. Advanced diploma in economic policy from the University of the Western Cape. Certificate in economics from the University of South Africa. BCom (Hons) in Economics from the University of the Western Cape. Enrolled for a post-graduate diploma in economic principles at the University of London.