David Mabuza Biography, Age, Wife & Political Career


David Mabuza whose full name is David Dabede Mabuza is the Deputy President of South Africa and Deputy President of the African National Congress (ANC). He was born on 25 August 1960 and is also the former Premier of Mpumalanga.

He matriculated at Khumbula High School and studied at both the Mngwenya College of Education and the University of South Africa. Mabuza earned a degree in education and a BA in the respective institutions.

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South Africa’s Deputy President David Mabuza is sworn in in Cape Town, South Africa, February 27, 2018. REUTERS/Sumaya Hisham

David Mabuza Age

He was born on the 25th of August 1960 in Transvaal Province, Union of South Africa. As of 2018, he is 59 years old.

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David Mabuza Wife

He got married to Ruth Funi Silinda but they later got divorced. He is currently married to Nonhlanhla Patience Mnisi.

David Mabuza Political Roles

  • Member of Executive Council (MEC) for Education in Mpumalanga from 1994 to 1998.
  • Regional Chairperson of the African National Congress (ANC) from 1994 to 1998.
  • Member of the Provincial Executive Committee of ANC from 1998 to 2006.
  • MEC for Housing from 1999 to 2001.
  • Member of the Mpumalanga Provincial Legislature from 1999 to 2001.
  • Member of Parliament from 2001 to 2004.
  • Member of Mpumalanga Legislature from 2004 to 2007.
  • Deputy Chairperson of the ANC Mpumalanga Province in 2005.
  • MEC for Road and Transport from 2007 to 2008
  • Chairperson of the ANC Mpumalanga in 2008.
  • MEC for Agriculture and Land Administration from 2008 to 6 May 2009.
  • Leader of government business in the Mpumalanga Legislature in 2007.
  • On 10 May 2009, he became Premier of Mpumalanga.
  • On 18 December 2017, he was elected Deputy President of the ANC.
  • On 26 February 2018, he was selected by Cyril Ramaphosa as Deputy President of South Africa.
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Updated: May 31, 2019 — 5:59 pm

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