Ms DP LETSATSI-DUBA
PROFILE OF MS DP LETSATSI-DUBA, MP, MINISTER OF STATE SECURITY
Ms Dipuo Bertha Letsastsi-Duba was born and raised in
Gauteng. She completed her secondary education at Luanshya Girls' High School
in Zambia and completed a Diploma in Political Science in Cuba in 1987. She has
also completed a Diploma in Mass Communication from Zimbabwe Harare Polytech.
In 1982 she went into exile to join the ANC and Umkhonto we Sizwe. She also worked
as the editor in chief of Voice of Women (ANC Women’s Journal) and as a Media
Liaison Officer in the ANC Headquarters (Shell House) from 1992 to 1994. In
2007 she was elected to serve the Provincial Executive Committee of Limpopo and
as Provincial Treasurer of the ANC in 2008. She previously served as a Member
of the Limpopo Legislature and MEC for Agriculture and, prior to her
appointment to the National Executive, as Chairperson of the Portfolio
Committee on Public Enterprises. She served as the Deputy Minister of Public
Service And Administration until her appointment as Minister of State Security on 26 February 2018.