He was born on 11 January 1957 in Ga-Phaahla, Limpopo, South Africa. Phaahla is 64 years old as of 2021.
Joe Phaahla Education
Phaahla is medical doctor obtaining his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degree from the University of Natal. He also holds a Diploma in Health Service Management from the University of Haifa, Institute of Science and a Certificate of General Management, Marketing and Finance.
Joe Phaahla Career
After medical school, Phaahla worked as a Senior Medical Officer and Superintendent at Mapulaneng Hospital and St Ritas Hospital between 1987 and 1994.
He was the Director of Medical Services in the Department of Health in 1993 and 1994 at the former Lebowa homeland. He also served as Director-General in the Department of Sport and Recreation and was instrumental in organising the 2010 FIFA World Cup.
Deputy Minister of Health at National Executive (Executive) since 29th May 2019
Member at National Assembly (Parliament) since 22nd May 2019
Member at African National Congress (ANC) (Party)
50th Candidate at African National Congress National Election List 2019 (Election List) from 23rd April 2019 until 8th May 2019
Deputy Minister of Health at National Executive (Executive) from 26th May 2014 until 7th May 2019
Member at National Assembly (Parliament) from 21st May 2014 until 7th May 2019
Member-elect at National Assembly (Parliament) from 16th May 2014 until 21st May 2014
65th Candidate at African National Congress National Election List 2014 (Election List) from 22nd April 2014 until 7th May 2014
Constituency Contact at ANC Constituency Office (614): Ashton (Constituency Office) from 10th May 2014 until 6th May 2014
Member at National Assembly (Parliament) from 6th May 2009 until 6th May 2014
Constituency Contact at ANC Constituency Office (614): Ashton (Constituency Office) until 6th May 2014
Deputy Minister of Arts and Culture at National Executive (Executive) from 31st October 2010 until 24th April 2014
Joe Phaahla Net Worth
Phaahla has an estimated net worth of $500 000 which he has earned as doctor and politician.