Properties & land parcels earmarked for land reform through land restitution process
19 Feb 2019
Ms D Mathebe (ANC) commented that the Bakgaga-Ba-Kopa community claims have been finalised, but there were still outstanding documents. She further suggested the Committee should be furnished with the provincial breakdown of the asset register.
Police stations: Public Works facilities management
13 Nov 2018
Ms D Mathebe (ANC) said that in the presentation, the SAPS had said on 18 October 2018 they had declared Parliament a national key point. How had it been viewed all along? A revision of the funding and procurement policy needed urgent attention from both SAPS and the DPW.
Committee Report on Germany Study Tour
30 Oct 2018
Ms Mjobo moved the adoption of the minutes of October 23, and Ms D Mathebe (ANC) seconded.
PMTE Real Estate Management; DPW Small Harbours & Coastal Development lease management progress
28 Aug 2018
Ms D Mathebe (ANC) asked about the role of the different departments in respect of Operation Phakisa. How many people were employed at each harbour? Was it South Africans or other people who were controlling the harbours? She commented that the presentation had indicated that in Eastern Cape there were ...
Property Management Trading Entity: Department briefing
27 Mar 2018
Ms D Mathebe (ANC) urged that itemised billing be implemented as a matter of urgency and expressed her concern at the D+ score given to the country’s public infrastructure by the SAICE - what was being done about this “scary” rating? What was the situation regarding leases? Were the leases ...
“Operation Bring Back”: Progress Report, with Minister & Deputy Minister
20 Mar 2018
Ms D Mathebe (ANC) pointed out that she had met with whistleblowers who had spoken about properties abroad. SA had a property along a river in the city of Bonn, Germany that was being used by a syndicate. There were also properties in Namibia that were dilapidated and were white ...
Public Works White Papers Review: progress report; with Deputy Minister
27 Feb 2018
Mr D Ryder (DA) pointed out an error regarding apologies the minutes for a meeting held on 30 January 2018. He had been present the entire duration of the meeting, and it was Dr Figg who had been absent. Ms D Mathebe (ANC) was recorded to have tendered apologies for ...
Construction Sector: small businesses/cooperatives challenges: Black Business Council; CIDB, CBE, BECGSA, Department of Public Works
28 Nov 2017
Ms D Mathebe (ANC) commented that the number of briefs and the short time had not allowed the Committee to effectively interrogate the briefs. She appreciated the briefs from the different teams, and said that Mr Vukela had pre-empted her by indicating that the DPW had operated without carrying its ...
CIDB on Contractors Grading Register criteria; Construction industry job losses; Women-owned construction companies
22 Nov 2017
Ms D Mathebe (ANC) asked for timeframes on the review of the CIDB Act. She also asked DPW to state strategies to assist rural women in alleviating poverty, unemployment and training rural contractors that did not have the required technical skills.
Parliamentary Villages; Expanded Public Works Programme job creation: Public Works briefing, with Deputy Minister
14 Nov 2017
Ms D Mathebe (ANC) suggested that the DPW should organise training on reporting for the municipalities, and asked it to address the lack of capacity in the EPWP.