Ministry / Portfolio
Minister / Incumbent
President of South Africa
Deputy President of South Africa
FW de Klerk, 1994 until July 1996 when the NP withdrew from the Cabinet.
Thabo Mbeki, from 1994. From July 1996 to 1999 he served as Executive Deputy President.
Agriculture, merged in July 1996 with Land to become Agriculture and Land
Kraai van Niekerk (Agriculture); from July 1996
Derek Hanekom (Agriculture and Land Affairs)
Thoko Msane-Didiza (Agriculture)
Arts, Culture, Science and Technology
Environmental Affairs and Tourism
General Affairs (position created in March 1996
Land Affairs; from July 1996 merged with Agriculture
Tobie Meyer; from March–July 1996 Fanus Schoeman
Minerals and Energy
From April 1996, Susan Shabangu
Posts, Telecommunications and Broadcasting
Provincial Affairs and Constitutional Development
Valli Moosa (Provincial affairs) – until he became minister in July 1996
Public Service and Administration
Safety and Security
Sport and Recreation
Trade and Industry
From April 1996, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka
Water Affairs and Forestry
Welfare and Population Development
Abe Williams; from March 1996 Patrick McKenzie; from July 1996 Geraldine Fraser-Moleketi
Sankie Nkondo (Welfare)
Minister without portfolio, for theReconstruction and Development Programme
Jay Naidoo until April 1996 when the RDP office was replaced with Growth Employment and Redistrubution (GEAR).
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