Bulelani Gratitude Magwanishe was born in the year 1973.
He served in the Regional Executive Committee of the ANC Youth League as well the REC of the ANC, East Rand Region (now Ekurhuleni).
He served in the Gauteng Provincial Political Youth Committee upon being appointed by the N.E.C of the Youth League after the disbandment of the Provincial Executive Committee.
Between the years 2001 and 2004 he served as a member of the Provincial Executive Committee Member of the Youth League (Gauteng Province).
In 2003 he was appointed as member of the Provincial Election Task Team (Gauteng Province).
In the year 2010 he was appointed as member of the Regional Interim Leadership Core of Ekurhuleni, after the disbandment of the Executive Committee.
In 1999 he was elected to the National Assembly as a member. Between the years I999-2004 he served on the Portfolio Committee of Justice and Constitutional Development, and Constitutional Review Committee and later was appointed Whip for the Portfolio Committee of Justice and Constitutional Development.
He also served as Cluster Whip for Peace and Security responsible for the following Study Groups
He holds the following qualifications:
Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the Regent Business School