Themibisile Majola

Deputy Minister of Department of Energy

Ms Thembisile C. Majola was born in Soweto, Johannesburg. She received her basic education from Botswana, Zambia and Cuba, where she also received her Junior Degree in Civil Engineering in Camaguey. She also holds a Master’s Degree in the same field. She worked as a Project & Site Engineer at – Solomon Mahlangu Freedom College (SOMAFCO), Mazimbu, Tanzania from 1986-1987, where after she received Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Training, Caculama, Angola from 1987-1988. She was the Executive Secretary Women and Development Programme, World Council of Churches, Geneva, Switzerland from 1993-97 and then became the Chief Director International Relations and Trade, Office of the Deputy President from 1997-2001.