Special News Item 2/2008

2008

Council Members – Members of the 14th South African Nursing Council

 

Members of the 14th South African Nursing Council

 

The South African Nursing Council is constituted in terms of the Nursing Act, 2005 (Act No. 33 of 2005).  The chairperson is appointed by the Minister of Health after consultation with the Nursing Council.  The vice-chairperson and standing committees are elected by the members in terms of the Nursing Act, 2005 and the Rules for the Conduct of Business.  The term of office of the 14th South African Nursing Council was 26 June 2008 to 25 June 2013.  The 14th Council held its first meeting on 10 July 2008.  At that meeting, the Honourable Minister of Health Dr. Manto Tshabalala-Msimang was the guest of honour.  The Minister appointed Ms. Jabulile Nonhlanhla Makhanya as chairperson.  The Nursing Council members then elected a vice-chairperson.  The 14th Council concluded its business on 25 June 2013.

 

Click on one of the links below to go to the details of the office bearers, council members or committee members of the 14th Council.
Office Bearers
Council Members
Committee Members
Executive Committee
Accreditation Committee
Communication and Liaison Committee
Education Committee
Finance Committee
Human Resources Committee
Impairment Committee
Laws, Practise and Standards Committee
Preliminary Investigating Committee
Professional Conduct Committee
Constitution of Council
Professional nurses / midwives
Special competencies

Office Bearers

Chairperson : Makhanya, Jabulile Nonhlanhla
Vice-chairperson : Mogotlane, Sophie Mataniele
[Back to Top]

Council Members

Alexander, Alec Nicholas
Bhengu, Busisiwe Rosemary
Chauke, Mkhacani (appointed 2012-09-01)
Davhana-Maselesele, Mashudu
Duma, Sinegugu Evidence
Erasmus, Catharina Magdalena
Gumbi, Rachel
Harper, Giuseppina (appointed 2012-09-01)
Human, Susara Petronella
Jeftha, Gloria
Ledwaba, Moshekoa Daphney
Makhanya, Jabulile Nonhlanhla (chairperson)
Makwetla, Ida Sannie
Manganye, Thandi Sheila (resigned 2010-05-03)
Mdlalose, Thembisile Rose
Mogotlane, Sophie Mataniele (vice-chairperson) 
Mokale, Segomoco Irene
Nikodem, Vernicé Cheryl
Nyasulu, Dolly Montutuzelo
Pienaar, Abel Jacobus
Pitso, Wilfred Gaahele (deceased 2011-12-08)
Rammutla, Pitsi (appointed 2012-09-01)
Solombela, Welekazi Phillis
Teffo, Mmonoa Jowie (néé Lebelo) (resigned)
Thompson, Vonita
Tshayinca, Nompumelelo Jane
Vasuthevan, Sharon
Xaba, Rosetta Ntambose (resigned 2012-04-13)
Zulu, Phumelele Faithful (appointed 2011-02-22)

 

[Back to Top]

Committee Members

The membership of the various committees of the 14th South African Nursing Council is shown below under the name of each committee.  The chairperson of Council (Ms. JN Makhanya) was a member or an ex officio member of all committees of Council.

 

Executive Committee

Makhanya, Jabulile Nonhlanhla (chairperson)
Mogotlane, Sophie Mataniele (vice-chairperson) 
Davhana-Maselesele, Mashudu
Human, Susara Petronella
Makwetla, Ida Sannie
Pienaar, Abel Jacobus
Rammutla, Pitsi
Zulu, Phumelele Faithful
[Back to Top]

Accreditation Committee

Duma, Sinegugu Evidence (chairperson)
Erasmus, Catharina Magdalena
Mdlalose, Thembisile Rose
Mogotlane, Sophie Mataniele
Mokale, Segomoco Irene
Vasuthevan, Sharon
[Back to Top]

Communication and Liaison Committee

Human, Susara Petronella (chairperson)
Alexander, Alec Nicholas
Chauke, Mkhacani
Pienaar, Abel Jacobus
[Back to Top]

Education Committee

Vasuthevan, Sharon (chairperson)
Duma, Sinegugu Evidence
Erasmus, Catharina Magdalena
Human, Susara Petronella
Ledwaba, Moshekoa Daphney
Nyasulu, Dolly Montutuzelo
Pienaar, Abel Jacobus
[Back to Top]

Finance Committee

Rammutla, Pitsi (chairperson)
Davhana-Maselesele, Mashudu
Makwetla, Ida Sannie
Mogotlane, Sophie Mataniele
Thompson, Vonita
[Back to Top]

Human Resources Committee

Jeftha, Gloria (chairperson)
Gumbi, Rachel
Harper, Giuseppina
Mdlalose, Thembisile Rose
Mogotlane, Sophie Mataniele
Vasuthevan, Sharon
[Back to Top]

Impairment Committee

Pienaar, Abel Jacobus (chairperson)
Harper, Giuseppina
Nikodem, Vernicé Cheryl
Tshayinca, Nompumelelo Jane
Zulu, Phumelele Faithful
[Back to Top]

Laws, Practise and Standards Committee

Human, Susara Petronella (chairperson)
Bhengu, Busisiwe Rosemary
Harper, Giuseppina
Mokale, Segomoco Irene
Thompson, Vonita
Zulu, Phumelele Faithful
[Back to Top]

Preliminary Investigating Committee

Erasmus, Catharina Magdalena (chairperson)
Alexander, Alec Nicholas
Chauke, Mkhacani
Mokale, Segomoco Irene
[Back to Top]

Professional Conduct Committee

Bhengu, Busisiwe Rosemary (chairperson)
Jeftha, Gloria
Ledwaba, Moshekoa Daphney
Mdlalose, Thembisile Rose
Mogotlane, Sophie Mataniele
Nyasulu, Dolly Montutuzelo
Solombela, Welekazi Phillis
Thompson, Vonita

 

[Back to Top]

Constitution of the South African Nursing Council

The South African Nursing Council consisted of persons appointed in terms of Section 5 of the Nursing Act, 2005 (Act No. 33 of 2005) as follows.

 

Section 5 (1) (a)

Fourteen members who are registered in terms of Section 31(1)(a) and (b)
Bhengu, Busisiwe Rosemary
Davhana-Maselesele, Mashudu
Duma, Sinegugu Evidence
Erasmus, Catharina Magdalena
Human, Susara Petronella
Jeftha, Gloria
Ledwaba, Moshekoa Daphney
Makhanya, Jabulile Nonhlanhla (chairperson)
Mdlalose, Thembisile Rose
Mogotlane, Sophie Mataniele (vice-chairperson) 
Nikodem, Vernicé Cheryl
Nyasulu, Dolly Montutuzelo
Pienaar, Abel Jacobus
Vasuthevan, Sharon
[Back to Top]

Section 5 (1) (b)

(i) One person must be an officer of the National Department of Health
Manganye, Thandi Sheila (resigned 2010-05-03)
Zulu, Phumelele Faithful (appointed 2011-02-22)
(ii) One person must have special knowlege of the law
Teffo, Mmonoa Jowie (néé Lebelo) (resigned)
Harper, Giuseppina (appointed 2012-09-01)
(iii) One person must have special knowlege of financial matters
Xaba, Rosetta Ntambose (resigned 2012-04-13)
Rammutla, Pitsi (appointed 2012-09-01)
(iv) One person must have special knowlege of pharmacy
Thompson, Vonita
(v) One person must have special knowlege of education
Gumbi, Rachel
(vi) One person must have knowlege of consumer affairs
Pitso, Wilfred Gaahele (deceased 2011-12-08)
Chauke, Mkhacani (appointed 2012-09-01)
(vii) Three persons must represent communities
Makwetla, Ida Sannie
Mokale, Segomoco Irene
Solombela, Welekazi Phillis
(viii) One person must be registered in terms of section 31 (1) (c)
Alexander, Alec Nicholas
(ix) One person must be registered in terms of section 31 (1) (d)
Tshayinca, Nompumelelo Jane
[Back to Top]