Leadership and Management

MOH is the preeminent government agency mandated to provide comprehensive health services to the nation through the leadership of the Minister of Health & Wellness, the Assistant Minister and the Permanent Secretary.

Hon.Dorcus Makgato

Dr.Alfred Madigele
Minister of Health & Wellness
Hon. Dr Alfred Madigele was appointed Minister of Health & Wellness in April 2018. Hon. Madigele is the area Member of Parliament for Mmathethe/Molapowabojang constituency. Dr Alfred Madigele studied for his degree in Medicine, Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology in the Republic of Ireland.

Hon. Biggie Butale
Assistant Minister
The Hon. Biggie Butale was appointed Assistant Minister for Health & Wellness in April 2018. Hon. Butale is the Member of Parliament for Tati West Constituency. Hon. Butale has also served as Assistant Minister for Investment Trade and Industry

Ruth Maphorisa
Permanent Secretary
Ms Ruth Maphorisa was appointed Permanent Secretary Ministry of Health in April 2018. Ms Maphorisa holds a Master of Arts in Rural Development as well as a Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration. Ms Maphorisa has served in key ministerial functions.