Lourens Muller

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Lourens Muller
Minister of Transport
Incumbent
Assumed office
1974-1979
Prime Minister P. W. Botha
Preceded by Ben Schoeman
Succeeded by Chris Heunis
Personal details
Born 1917
Died 2005

Stefanus Lourens Muller (1917–2005) was a South African politician

Political career[edit]

He was a member of the National Party, MP for Ceres (1961–1979), vice-Minister of Justice (1966), Police (1966–1968), Finance (1966–1968), Economic Affairs (1966–1968), and Minister of Home Affairs (1968–1970), Police (1968–1974), Economic Affairs (1970–1974) and Transport (1974–1979) in the governments of John Vorster and P. W. Botha.

Political offices
Preceded by
Ben Schoeman
Minister of Transport
1974–1979
Succeeded by
Chris Heunis
Preceded by
Jan Haak
Minister of Economic Affairs
1970–1974
Succeeded by
Owen Horwood
Preceded by
P. K. Le Roux
Minister of Home Affairs
1968–1974
Succeeded by
Marais Viljoen
Preceded by
John Vorster
Minister of Police
1968–1974
Succeeded by
Jimmy Kruger