Sector Leader: Eastern Cape
Mr Solly Nduku is the THP Sector leader and Deputy Chairperson for the South African National AIDS Council (SANAC), Civil Society Forum. Mr. Nduku has a wealth of experience in traditional health practices and works in various capacities mainly in the public sector, at both decision making and strategic capacities. He has serves as a provincial chairperson for the organisation NUUPAATHPSA in the Eastern Cape and has served as a member of the SANAC Civil Society Forum representing the African Traditional Health Practitioners sector since 2009. He serves as an NEC member of the National Unitary Professional Association for African Traditional Health Practitioners in of South Africa as general secretary.
Ben Mpho Rampono
Office Bearer: Free State
Ben Mpho Rampono is a THP sector leader and a member of the provincial Covid-19. He is a provincial THP chairperson representing THP sector in SANAC CSF Nationally but also in the province.
He is a member of the school governing body at a local primary school in Nthabeleng.
Sector Chairperson: Eastern Cape
Lungisile Sydney Nquma is a Teacher by profession. In 1995 he stopped teaching and joined the Publishing Industry. Currently he is working as the Provincial Manager for Shuter & Shooter Publishers. Lungisile is the Traditional Health Practitioner by calling based in Eastern in a town called Makhanda under the Makana municipality – Sarah Baartman District. Lungisile is a Diviner specifically with more than 20 years of experience as a practicing THP. Lungisile is very passionate about his calling and very committed in helping the constituencies of the THPs Sector.
He is serving in couple of structures for THPs within the province including the Department of Health African Traditional Medicine (ATM) Forum.
Sector Chairperson of THP: Western Cape
Sector Chairperson: Limpopo
Kanyane Maisela is the princess of the Maisela Dlamini clan in Limpopo. She is a Traditional Health Practitioner who did thwasa at the age of 6yrs old, a high school teaching Diploma holder who did work for the department of Education for 8yrs. Presently a full time Traditional leader for Maisela community and those under them as well as Traditional Health Practitioner.
Sector Chairperson: Northern Cape
Nkomo Bonsekile Lesina
Sector Chairperson: KwaZulu-Natal
Nkomo Bonsekile Lesina is a counsellor and healing referral. She teaches, uplifts and supports people
in her community through her indigenous knowledge. She has experience mentoring about culture
and training doctorate student. Currently she holds the position of secretay at NUPAATHPSA in Kwa-
Zulu Natal and is the deputy chair of Interfaith lady Press. She is a member on a steering committee
at the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal focusing on traditional health practice and a member of Freedom
Park Arts and Culture.
Thebe Mosimanegape Abednigo
Sector Chairperson: North West
NUPAATHPSA, following his position as secretary her became coordinator. He has worked with the
Department of Health, Phakama Organisation and is trained in matters concerning HIV, TB and STIs.