Mrs Beverley Lynnette Abrahams

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Beverley Lynnette Abrahams

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  • WEDNESDAY, 4 DECEMBER 2019 4 Dec 2019

    How does hon Minister Sisulu justify the budget cuts of R17,5 million from the Human Settlements delivery budget, given the housing backlog in South Africa of more than 2,3 million houses?

  • WEDNESDAY, 4 DECEMBER 2019 4 Dec 2019

    Deputy Speaker, last week hon Minister Sisulu announced a R900-billion water master plan. Given that Treasury has only allocated her department an additional R26 million in this financial year and that the Auditor-General has now declared her department technically bankrupt, how does the hon Minister intend on funding this R900-billion ...

  • WEDNESDAY, 4 DECEMBER 2019 4 Dec 2019

    Hon Deputy Minister, the question is that you recently cut R17,5 million from the housing delivery budget in this adjustment budget. I am asking you what the justification for this cut is, given that South Africa still has a 2,3 million housing backlog.

    The DEPUTY MINISTER OF HUMAN ...

  • CLUSTER 2: SOCIAL SERVICES (Subject for Discussion) 20 Nov 2019

    Hon Minister, asking someone living in extreme poverty who has taken on the extra financial burden of raising an orphaned child to willingly choose the child support grant of R430 or the proposed top-up amount of R615 per month, when a foster care grant is R1 000, is actually asking ...

  • REMAINS BESET BY SO MUCH HUMAN SUFFERING, POVERTY AND DEPRIVATION. IT IS IN YOUR HANDS TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE". 11 Jul 2019

    Hon Minister, Chairperson, ladies and gentleman. Minister, on 29 June an eight-month-old baby was sexually assaulted on the Cape Flats. There is little doubt left; that social ills such as substance abuse and domestic abuse are rapidly increasing and our families disintegrating.

    Social work graduates signing up on your database ...

  • NETBALL WORLD CUP IN SOUTH AFRICA (Member's Statement) 19 Mar 2019

    Hon House Chairperson, as the ANC, we believe that hosting the 23 Netball World Cup will boost the interest and determination of South African women in sports. The hosting of this international sporting event will inspire most girls who want to pursue any sport as a career.

    The President of ...

  • NATIONAL ASSEMBLY TUESDAY, 5 MARCH 2019 5 Mar 2019

    Deputy Speaker, I hereby give notice that on the next sitting day of the House I shall move on behalf of the ANC:

    That the House debates the need for all public servants to observe the principles of Batho Pele, which require them to be responsive, timeous and efficient at ...

  • NATIONAL ASSEMBLY TUESDAY, 5 MARCH 2019 5 Mar 2019

    Thank you. [Laughter.] The ANC recommits itself to putting in place a quality system of National Health care, where all South Africans will be able to access quality health care based on need and not on their ability to pay.

    In this vein, we welcome the opening of two new ...

  • OPENING OF TWO NEW STATE-OF-THE-ART CLINICS IN RURAL EASTERN CAPE (Member's Statement) 5 Mar 2019

    Deputy Chairperson, ... [Interjections.]

    The Deputy Speaker: Deputy Speaker,

  • OPENING OF TWO NEW STATE-OF-THE-ART CLINICS IN RURAL EASTERN CAPE (Member's Statement) 5 Mar 2019

    Deputy Speaker. [Laughter.]

    The Deputy Speaker: He is in the NCOP - the Deputy Chairperson. [Interjections.]