Mr Radebe is serving currently serving as the Minister of Energy, having previously served as a Minister in the Presidency: Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation. He was born 18 February 1953 and holds a B.Juris degree from the University of Zululand and LLM in International Law from Leipzig University. He had served the ANC as Policy Unit head, a position he continues to hold.
Mr Radebe underwent military training with Umkhonto we Sizwe (MK), and was once arrested and convicted under the Terrorism Act. He served as Minister of Public Works, Public Enterprises, and Transport prior to his appointment as Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development.