Member of the Executive Council
Mr Mandla Makupula
- Date of Birth: 09 October 1961, born in Tsolo Township, extension 1 Duncan Village.
- Marital Status: Happily married and has been blessed with three children.
- Member of the Executive Council (MEC) of the Eastern Cape Department of Education (ECDoE) since 01 November 2010.
- Member of the Eastern Cape Provincial Legislature since 1999.
- Member of the African National Congress.
- Bachelor of Science Degree from Walter Sisulu University (previously University of Transkei).
- Higher Diploma in Education from Walter Sisulu University (previously University of Transkei).
- He taught for a number of years.
- Involved in Rugby, Soccer and Boxing.
- Committed to making a contribution to the emancipation of the poor and the disadvantaged of the Eastern Cape especially the poor child, prioritizing access and improvement of the people.
- Served in various structures of the ANC.
- Led the Communists as the Provincial Secretary.
- Served in a number of Committees in the Eastern Cape Provincial Legislature
- Served as a Portfolio Chairperson in the Office of the Premier.
Source: Communications Directorate, Eastern Cape Department of Education.