Member of the Northern Cape Provincial Legislature
Mr Andrew Louw is the leader of the official opposition in the Northern Cape provincial legislature. He represents the Democratic Alliance in the province. He was born in Kimberley in 1969. He completed his matric at Homevale Secondary School and went on to gather a number of diplomas in marketing, operations, diversity and business management. He also completed a course in Labour Relations. He served as a councillor for the Sol Plaatje Municipality in Kimberley for three years. He was appointed as a Member of Parliament in 2009 and served as the DA Shadow Minister of Labour. He has since been transferred from Parliament to serve as a Member of the Provincial Legislature in Kimberley. source: da.org.za
At the Legislature, Mr Louw sits on the Finance, Economic Development & Tourism; Provincial Treasury, Transport Safety & Liaison; Co-operative Governance & Traditional Affairs & Human Settlements committees
What are committee meetings?
Committee meetings are planned events where real-world impactful work happens such as law-making, oversight and public participation - which are all cornerstones of the work our MPs do. Although often citizens focus on the public debate taking place in main chambers, the majority of MPs' time is spent working within committees. Here is a place to see what your committee is saying.
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What are questions asked to ministers?
Written questions and feedback are essential tools used by MPs for oversight and hold the executive accountable. This oversight mechanism allows MPs’ to extract detailed information that would normally be difficult to comprehend through oral engagement. You can see the questions that your MPs are asking here.
30 Nov 2015
Whether he held any meetings with certain persons (names furnished); if so, (a) on what date was each specified meeting ...
(1) With reference to various replies received from her predecessors pertaining to the movement of the President, Mr Jacob G ...
What are plenary appearances?
Plenary sessions are forums that have been created for the purpose of public debate and decision-making. This mechanism is used to convey the messages of our MPs within main chambers on important decisions, like how they vote.
12 Feb 2015
Thank you, Madam Speaker. We want South Africans to hear ideas. We want them to hear the state of the nation address. We simply cannot proceed unless that jamming device ...