Sisi Ntombela
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Sisi Ntombela

Sisi Ntombela
Premier, Free State
South Africa

Sisi Ntombela is a South African politician who is the 6th Premier of the Free State and a Member of the Free State Provincial Legislature.


She previously served as the Free State MEC for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs and Human Settlements and the Free State MEC for Social Development. Ntombela is the Deputy President of the African National Congress Women’s League and the Treasurer of the Free State ANC.


In March 2018, Ntombela was selected by the African National Congress to succeed Ace Magashule as Premier of the Free State. She took office on 27 March 2018 and became the fourth female Premier of the province. She was elected Treasurer of the Free State ANC branch in May 2018.


She was listed in the second publication of 100 Most Influential African Women in 2020 by Avance Media.