Phumelele Stone Sizani (born 2 March 1954) is a South African politician who was, until his resignation on 2 March 2016, a Member of the National Assembly of South Africa and the African National Congress Chief Whip. It has been reported that upon leaving Parliament his next post will be South African Ambassador to Germany.
|Member of the National Assembly|
22 April 2009 – 2 March 2016
|African National Congress Chief Whip|
2013 – 2 March 2016
|Preceded by||Mathole Motshekga|
|Succeeded by||Jackson Mthembu|
|Born||2 March 1954|
|Political party||African National Congress|
|Alma mater||University of East Anglia|
At the age of 24 he was arrested and sent to Robben Island as a political prisoner, where he remained incarcerated from 1978-1980. He graduated with an MA in Development Studies from the University of East Anglia in 1995, where he was a Chevening Scholar.
- "Phumelele Sizani". African National Congress. Retrieved 13 January 2014.
- "ANC chief whip to become SA ambassador to Germany". The Times (South Africa). Retrieved 12 March 2016.
- Lund, Troye (5 December 2013). "Can Stone Sizani restore discipline within the ANC?". Retrieved 2 February 2014.
- "Directory of Chevening Alumni". Chevening UK Government Scholarships. 24 August 2014.
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