Dr Sibongiseni Maxwell Dhlomo

National Assembly
Deputy Minister of Health
Party: African National Congress on the provincial list for the province of KwaZulu-Natal


083 709 8522

031 9150572 (constituency)



zamokuhle.zondi@kznhealth.gov.za (constituency)

Sobonakhona traditional court, Umbumbulu



Parliament Membership History

Member of Parliament since 2019

Member of KZN legislature from 2009-2019

Political Leadership Background

Treasurer of Emalahleni Region

Chairperson of Ethekwini Region

MEC for Health 2009-2019 in KZN legislature


MBCHB, University of Natal, December 1985

BA, Unisa, 1990

Masters in Public Health (MPH), Medunsa, 1998

Diploma in Pallative Care, UCT, 2006

Diploma in HIV Management, College of Medicine, 2008

Post-Graduate Diploma in Business Management UKZN


Athletics, long-distance running

Political Ideas / Achievements Goals & Ambitions for the country

Successfully initiated and implemented the following programmes:

Renaming of health facilities in recognition of our struggle heroes; Make Me Look Like a Hospital initiative; Male medical circumcision; Youth user friendly services; NIMART programme (training nurses to initiate patients on ARVs); Empowering children from poor backgrounds to become doctors in Cuba/South Africa programme; Anti-illegal abortion campaigns (tackling problem of illegal abortions); Fight against sugar daddy/blesser phenomenon; She Conquers (programme focusing on youth health)