Dikeledi Magadzi

Dikeledi Magadzi is the Deputy Minister of Transport of the Republic of South Africa appointed to the post since 30 May 2019.

In her new role, Magadzi is advocating for more development in South Africa’s civil aviation with further reach to other countries in Africa.

A member of the National Assembly and African National Congress NEC member since 2007, Magadzi also served as MEC for Public Works (1994 -1998), Agriculture (2004 2009) and Safety and Security (2009- 2010) in the Limpopo Provincial Government.

She was also a member of the Federation of South African Women, Executive Member of the ANC WL (1990-1996), NEHAWU (1987-1994), UDF (1985-1990) and she served as Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Transport. She also served as a member of the Judicial Service Commission during the Fifth Parliament (2014-2019).

Magadzi is married. She has five children and two grandchildren.