Ms Jacqueline Motlagomang Mofokeng

National Assembly
Party: African National Congress on the provincial list for the province of Gauteng




Jacqueline Mofokeng

Member of the following committees

Joint Constitutional Review Committee
Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services
Portfolio Committee on Police

Political Leadership Background

Currently PEC ANCWL position held since 1996 in the Gauteng Province, I served as the Regional Secretary of the ANCWL in Tshwane, Regional Chairperson of ANCWL in Tshwane. I’m currently the Spokesperson of the ANCWL PEC in Gauteng. 

I served at the ANC Regional Executive and served as the first woman Regional Deputy Chairperson in Tshwane. Currently I serve as BEC member of ANC Branch. I served as the PEC of SANCO Gauteng. I served at the Bronkhorstspruit ANC BEC as Secretary and Chairperson of the ANCWL. 

I’m from a class of 1996 youth uprising in my township Atteridgeville 

I served at the Gauteng Provincial Legislature for the past 20 years, 1999 to 2019. I served Inn the a portfolio committees of Local Government, Social Development, and education. I served as Chairperson of Standing Committee on Oversight on the Office of the Premier and Legislature, chairperson of Community Safety Portfolio committee. I served as Deputy Chief Whip and Chairperson of the standing committee on Scrutiny of Subordinate 

Legislation, chairperson of Commonwealth Parliamentary Association. I served as a member of Political Office Bearers Pension Fund. I represented my party ANC on the overseas and travel extensively to promote my organisation and the Policies. I served the following committees as Deputy Chief Whip; Rules Committee, Members Affairs,Human Resources Committee and Chairperson of Women’s Caucus as well as Chairperson of Media and Communication committee at the ANC Caucus. 


I achieved the following;Personnel Management Diploma at Union College,Advanced Personnel Management Diploma now Called “Human Resource Management “ at Institute of Vocational Studies, Public Relations Practitioner Diploma at Ramekin and registered at” PRISA”Public Relations Institute of S.A.. Bachelor of Human Behaviour at Newport University, Business Management Diploma at Credo College Pretoria. Advanced Diploma in Adult Basic Education and Early Childhood Development training at UNISA. Bachelor of Education Hons Specialisation in Adult Basic Education at UNISA. Local Government and Administration Certificate Unisa. I was a Tutor at UNISA at the Adult Institute under Prof Veronica McKay. Project Management and Policy Development Certificate at Stellenbosch University. Completed Paralegal Studies Certificate at Paralegal Studies of S.A. Currently studying Masters Degree in Development Studies. I studied Media and Communication at Wits University as short courses.


To serve in the following Portfolio Committees ;Social Development, Women,Justice and Correctional services. 

International Relations, Trade and Industry, Education and Police. 

Local Government and Transport. 

Arts and Culture. 

Past Committee Memberships

At the Gauteng Legislature I served as Chairperson of the Committee Oversight on the Premier Office and the Legislature 1999 to 2004 

2004 to 2009 I Was a Chairperson of Community Safety (Police) 

2009 to 2014 I Was Deputy Chief Whip and Chairperson of Women's Caucus, Chairperson of Media and Communication. Member of Rules Committee, Members Affairs, Political Office Bearers Fund Member and Human Resource Committee member. 

Chairperson on Common Wealth Parliamentary Association 2009 to 2014 Gauteng. 

2014 to 2019 Chairperson of the Standing Committee on Scrutiny of Subordinate Legislation, Member of Sports Arts and Culture Portfolio Committee. 

Political Ideas / Achievements Goals & Ambitions for the country

I wish to continue in the emancipation of Women and children. 

I wish to advance the fight fir a just society and change our Justice system. 

I wish to continue in the Development of the Young people academically and Economically. To improve Education and Carèer Guidance is a challenge and school of Grooming young girls and boys. As a member of Parliament I need to advance my work with Communities, Women in Court matters, I managed to assist many as an MPL and my Paralegal Studies training helped in assisting our women and children. I’m one of the 100 women given an award as Women of Fortitude 2018 and its lead by Minister Radebe. 

We need to work more with citizens and do our oversight without fear or favour