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Oscar Mabuyane: Biography, Age, Wife, Profile, Qualifications, Premier of Eastern Cape

BIRTH NAME: Lubabalo Oscar Mabuyane
DATE OF BIRTH: Unknown
PLACE OF BIRTH: Eastern Cape
OCCUPATION: Politician
WIFE: Siya Mabuyane

Lubabalo Oscar Mabuyane is the 7th Premier of Eastern Cape; a position he has held since the 22th May 2019.

Early Life , Background And Childhood

Lubabalo Oscar Mabuyane was born in Eastern Cape.

Oscar Mabuyane’s wife

Oscar Mabuyane is married to Siya Mabuyane.

Career

Oscar Mabuyane is a member of the African National Congress, he currently serves as the Provincial Chairperson of the party, since his election in 2017. From 2018 to 2019, he served as the Eastern Cape Finance, Economic Development, Environmental Affairs and Tourism MEC. Oscar took office as a Member of the Eastern Cape Provincial Legislature on 19 February 2018.

Oscar Mabuyane was previously Provincial Secretary of the party. On 1 October 2017, he was elected Provincial Chairperson of the African National Congress, succeeding incumbent chairperson Phumulo Masualle.

He was sworn in as a Member of the Eastern Cape Provincial Legislature on 19 February 2018. The swearing-in of Mabuyane created speculation that he would succeed incumbent premier Phumulo Masualle. Instead of taking office as premier, Masualle was appointed to the post of Eastern Cape MEC for Economic Development, Environmental Affairs and Tourism in May 2018.