Fikile Andiswa Masiko

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Fikile Andiswa Masiko


  • NYDA Board vacancies: Recommendation & Committee Report 5 Aug 2020

    Ms F Masiko (ANC) welcomed the Report, saying it was a true reflection of the Committee’s deliberations. She said the Committee had also reflected on gender representation, which was important. On a board of seven members, 50% was not possible, but she would have been comfortable with at least ...
  • NYDA Board Vacancies: Deliberations 4 Aug 2020

    Ms F Masiko (ANC) replied that she understood and agreed.
  • (Subcommittee) NYDA Board Interviews Day 4 31 Jul 2020

    Ms F Masiko (ANC) asked if he thought the NYDA performs its mandate efficiently and effectively. If yes, how and if no, what are the shortcomings and what can be done to strengthen them? She asked the candidate to provide practical examples of what he would do, if appointed to ...
  • NYDA Board Interviews Day 3 30 Jul 2020

    Ms F Masiko (ANC) said it was inspiring to see women advancing in the sector, breaking the glass ceiling, particularly younger women. She asked the candidate which sectors the NYDA should focus on to create jobs and advance youth development.
  • NYDA Board Interviews Day 2 28 Jul 2020

    Ms F Masiko (ANC) said there is a general negative perception of the NYDA amongst the youth that it serves only a specific cohort of young people. She asked what the candidate had done to change this perception and, if appointed to the NYDA board, what would he do better ...
  • NYDA Board Interviews Day 2 28 Jul 2020

    Ms F Masiko (ANC) said the candidate had disqualified herself for interview since she has not given reasons for not attending.
  • NYDA Board Interviews Day 1 27 Jul 2020

    Ms F Masiko (ANC) asked a question that was not in English [68:47]. She asked how young people have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and how government can intervene to assist young people.
  • DWYPD, CGE & NYDA Budget: Committee Reports 17 Jul 2020

    Ms F Masiko (ANC) added that the issue of mental health would fit well under programme two: social transformation, where the Department has programmes for community mobilisation and outreach – this is where mental health would fit in.
  • Commission for Gender Equality 2020/21 Special Adjustments Budget 15 Jul 2020

    Ms F Masiko (ANC) expressed her utmost disappointment in the Commission’s budget cut. In light of the President‘s announcing GBV as a pandemic, she believed that there needs to be a hands-on approach on gender which means that financial resources must be in place. She described the budget ...
  • CGE on Adjusted Budget & Revised Annual Performance Plan 10 Jul 2020

    Ms F Masiko (ANC) requested to a turn to speak before any further discussion took place as she noted that the CGE Chairperson made a disclaimer that reports were not yet discussed in the CGE plenary session. She raised a concern about it not being appropriate to discuss reports that ...