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SAPO & USAASA 2020/21 Quarter 1 First Performance; with Deputy Minister
1 Sep 2020
The South African Post Office (SAPO) presented its report on key performance aspects of Quarter 1.
Members raised concerns about the critical financial status of SAPO; media reports about the Minister of Communications; long queues for the Social Relief of Distress grant causing beneficiaries to sleep outside post offices; fraud ...
Defence and Military Veterans
Workshop with DoD on Force Structure, Compensation of Employees, Development of an Exit Mechanism and Force Rejuvenation, briefing on the court judgement against DoD in the Collins Khoza case
26 Aug 2020
The Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans conducted a workshop via a virtual platform with the South African National Defence Force, Defence Force Service Commission and National Treasury. That was followed by a briefing on the court case brought against the Department of Defence by the family of Mr ...
GCIS on its 2020/21 Quarter 1 performance; with Ministry
25 Aug 2020
The Committee met for a virtual briefing on the Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) Quarter 1 performance. Minister in the Presidency Jackson Mthembu, reported that 80% of the targets were met. The unmet 20% was a result of COVID-19. A number of media formats were used to disseminate information ...
28 Jul 2020
The sub-Committee met on a virtual platform to consider and adopt various minutes related to the appointment processes of the Independent Communications Authority of SA (ICASA) and the Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA).
Third Term Programme; Minutes
28 Jul 2020
MDDA Board vacancies: Committee Report Shortlisting candidates for interviews
21 May 2020
The Portfolio Committee on Communications met to consider a request from the Minister in the Presidency: Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation on four Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA) Board Vacancies. 126 nominations were received after the vacancies were advertised ...
Department of Communications and Digital Technologies & SABC 2020/21 Annual Performance Plans
19 May 2020
The Department of Communications and Digital Technologies and the South African Broadcasting Corporation briefed the Committee on their Annual Performance Plans and budgets for 2020/21 year, their five-year Strategic Plans (2020 to 2025) ...
GCIS & South African Post Office 2020/21 Annual Performance Plans; with Minister and Deputy Minister
14 May 2020
The Committee convened to receive briefings from the Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) and the South African Post Office (SAPO) on their 2020/21 Annual Performance Plans and budgets in a virtual ...
GCIS Communication Strategy on COVID-19; with Ministry in the Presidency
8 May 2020
Multi-Party Women’s Caucus
Introductory Workshop on Gender-Responsive Planning & Budgeting & role of Multi-Party Women’s Caucus, with Minister
12 Mar 2020
The Multiparty Women’s Caucus was convened to receive two briefings: the Gender Responsive Budgeting and Planning Background, and the Role of the Multi- Party Women’s Caucus in Gender Responsive Planning and Budgeting. Members were very concerned at receiving 16 apologies for absenteeism and the Chairperson aptly remarked that ‘since the ...