Committee Reports: Legacy Report, Study tour to Canada & Malamala
13 Mar 2019
Mr A Madella (ANC) agreed with the Chairperson. DRDLR is creating more problems than solving them. He suggested that when DRDLR allocates farms it must first ensure that people living on that particular farm are consulted before anyone is brought onto the farm to avoid tensions and conflict.
Food Security Policy & Food Control Agency; Poultry Industry; Marine Living Resources Fund; FRAP 2013 forensic reports; conditional grants
12 Mar 2019
Mr A Madella (ANC) asked what the timeline for finalising the master plan was. He was worried that the Sixth Parliament would rise before it was finalised.
Blended Funding Model: joint workshop
6 Mar 2019
Mr A Madella (ANC) asked what the status quo was regarding the 450 farmers to be commercialised in terms of support given to them and their involvement in the process because the bureaucrats would be the ones making decisions even though they were not aware of the material conditions of ...
MalaMala Game Ranch: CPA progress report
27 Feb 2019
Mr A Madella (ANC) remarked that it was important that the attorney should provide a financial report consisting of all the details.
DAFF Quarter 2 performance
26 Feb 2019
Mr A Madella (ANC) said that the report still needed to go through the Department. Any “dirty linen” should not be presented in front of the Committee. He supported the proposal that the report be presented at a later stage.
Portfolio Committee on Rural Development and Land Reform, (National Assembly), with Portfolio Committee on Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries and Water and Sanitation Land Reform Presidential Advisory Panel briefing
20 Feb 2019
Mr A Madella (ANC) expressed his appreciation for the presentation. In respect of the categories, he supported the inclusion of youth but was worried that the disability sector had not been identified and, and were therefore invisible and not catered for. The current message was that disabled people were banned ...
Western Cape oversight visit and reflection on way forward with Western Cape Agriculture MEC
19 Feb 2019
Mr A Madella (ANC) said that there was a need to review the roles of mentors and implementing agents. The implementing agents seem to have a lot of control of what goes on, on farms, how funds were allocated. He also mentioned the arrogance of the farm owner of Kaapschon ...
Organisational Structure: Department briefing
13 Feb 2019
Mr A Madella (ANC) raised his concern in terms of the public sector prescripts detailing that one was supposed to act for six months, and no longer than that. He asked if they been complying or been in violation of this principle. Moreover, one could not act in more than ...
State of Nation Address implications for DAFF Annual Performance Plan
12 Feb 2019
Mr A Madella (ANC) congratulated the Minister and the department for quickly developing the responses to the 2019 State of the Nation Address (SONA). He said it is a concern that nothing is said about the Agricultural Development Zones (ADZs) because they need to ensure that areas in the Over-strand ...
Elandskloof Communal Property Association: DRDLR update; Annual & Legacy Report
5 Dec 2018
Mr A Madella (ANC) moved the adoption of the minutes, and was seconded by Ms Magadla .