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All You Need To Know About Tito Mboweni

Tito Mboweni Biography, Recipes, Age, Net Worth, Wife, Qualifications, Contacts, Speech, Shoes

Tito Mboweni is the current Minister of Finance in South Africa. Mboweni is the first black South African to become Governor of the Reserve Bank of South Africa. He was appointed Minister of Finance on 9 October 2018 succeeding Nhlanhla Nene who resigned.

Tito Mboweni Biography, Age Wife and Children

Name: Tito Mboweni

Date of Birth: 16 March 1959

Place of Birth: Tzaneen, Limpopo, South Africa

Number of Children: Three (3) children

Hobbies: Cooking and Fishing

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Born on 16 March 1959 in Tzaneen, Limpopo, South Africa Tito is the youngest in a family of three (3) children. He grew up in Tzaneen in Limpopo province. Tito Mboweni is a family man, nothing much is known about his wife but he has three (3) children. He is likely to be a senior bachelor as he has not revealed his wife. He was involved in a love triangle with Mines Minister Gwede Mantashe and a girlfriend named Lerato Makgatho. Lerato Makgatho is the closest person to be called Tito Mboweni’s wife.

Mboweni is a keen fly fisherman, an avid spectator of soccer, and a perfect cook.

Tito Mboweni Qualifications Academic and Educational

Mboweni holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours equivalent) degree in Economics and Political Science from the National University of Lesotho in 1985.

In 1987 he obtained a Master of Arts degree in Development Economics from the University of East Anglia in England.

He was awarded the Honorary Doctorate of Economics by the University of Natal in 2001.

Honorary Professor, School of Economic and Business Sciences at the University of the Witwatersrand in 2015.


Tito Mboweni served under the tenure of the late President Nelson Mandela as the Minister of Labour in the period of 1994–1999. Prior to his Minister of Labour appointment, Mboweni was Deputy Head of the Department of Economic Policy in the ANC. When he became the Governor of the South African Reserve Bank on 8 August 1999, Tito Mboweni resigned from all ANC held positions. He runs the Governor’s office for a decade from 8 August 1999 to 8 November 2009.

Tito was also elected Chancellor of the University of the North-West and was installed as Chancellor on 23 February 2002. The University of Stellenbosch appointed Mboweni Professor Extraordinary in Economics for the period 1 April 2002 to 31 March 2005.

Tito Mboweni Net worth

Mboweni is a private man, who portrays a simple average life. However don’t be deceived by appearance, he is an investment mogul. He is alleged to have interests in Mining and Retail, he also does farming. Mboweni’s estimated net worth is USD$15million.

 Mboweni shoes

Mboweni was criticized for wearing what many people considered as ‘dirty shoes.’ In 2019. He described himself as a simple man who loves simple dressing.

Tito Mboweni Shoes



Tito Mboweni Recipes

The Minister recently seems to be spending alot of his time in the kitchen, he continuously give you cooking tips and recipes. “Some of them you take them at your own risk”, he made headlines after cooking a six egg snack . Minister Mboweni revealed that he doesnt need a wife to be a good cook.

I don’t get it. Why is cooking associated with me getting a wife? Why do we genderise cooking? I can cook good food. Hayibo!!

Contact Details & Twitter 

Tito Titus Mboweni Contacts Phone Number, Email, Fax, Address

Phone Number: 012 323 8911

Email: [email protected][email protected]

Twitter: @tito_mboweni

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