|Max Vuyisile Sisulu|
|Speaker of the National Assembly of South Africa|
6 May 2009 – 21 May 2014
|Preceded by||Gwen Mahlangu-Nkabinde|
|Succeeded by||Baleka Mbete|
August 23, 1945 |
Transvaal, South Africa
|Political party||African National Congress|
Max Vuyisile Sisulu (born 23 August 1945) is a South African politician who was Speaker of the National Assembly of South Africa from 2009 to 2014. He was elected to the position on 6 May 2009, succeeding Gwen Mahlangu-Nkabinde and becoming the first male post-apartheid speaker of the National Assembly. He is also the first Black male to become speaker.
Following the 2014 General Elections, Sisulu was replaced by Baleka Mbete as Speaker of the National Assembly.
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