Progress of Presidential Task Team on Military Veterans; DMV response to matters raised in AGSA Report on status of records review
1 Sep 2021
Mr M Shelembe (DA) welcomed the fact that there was a Director-General in the Department, since the position had been vacant for some time. He asked whether the R4 million payout was meant for individual payouts, or if it was a budget. He was also concerned about the housing of ...
DOD & DMV on 2020/21 Quarter 4 Performance & implementation of recommendations in Committee Budget Reports
18 Aug 2021
Mr M Shelembe (DA) raised a concern in regard to the meeting, wanting to know which Members had been present at the beginning at the meeting.
SANDF deployment to Mozambique
5 Aug 2021
Mr M Shelembe (DA) thought that a number of SA’s people, especially those situated along SA’s Mozambican borders would be happy to see the SANDF deployed to Mozambique. Many of those people had businesses across the border in Mozambique. As long as there had been no intervention in what was ...
Report on Oversight visit to KwaZulu-Natal & Gauteng to review Military Deployments as part Operation Prosper
30 Jul 2021
Mr M Shelembe (DA) supported Mr Ryder’s proposals.
SANDF deployment to prevent & combat crime; Update on security situation in the country
18 Jul 2021
Mr M Shelembe (DA) said he understood that the first 2 500 troops would be deployed from 12 July to 12 August 2021. Were the 25 000 troops being deployed from 12 July to 12 October? He was unclear -- perhaps it was the other way around, and it was ...
Security situation in the country and related matters, with Minister
14 Jul 2021
Mr S Marais (DA) said that Mr M Shelembe (DA) had connection problems, which was probably why he was not yet present.
Military Ombud on investigation of alleged misconduct by soldiers; Progress to improve conditions of service of soldiers; Follow-up on allegations against Minister
27 May 2021
Mr M Shelembe (DA) asked if ordinary civilians knew where they could report misconduct cases. He commented that ordinary civilians were sometimes afraid of soldiers and intimidated by them against reporting such cases. He asked why members of the SANDF would do that to the very people that they should ...
Amendments to Military Veterans Act and Military Veterans Benefit Regulations; SITA support to DMV to cleanse database; Progress of Presidential Task Team on Military Veterans
19 May 2021
Mr M Shelembe (DA) said he was concerned about how military veterans were consulted, because the Committee would not want to get complaints from military veterans claiming that they had not been involved in the process. He asked how many associations had been representing military veterans in the different provinces, ...
NCACC 2020 Quarter 3 & 4 Performance; DMV on outstanding matters
13 May 2021
Mr M Shelembe (DA) asked for clarity on the information presented relating to Service Certificates. Was it correct that the DMV was stating that those certificates must come from the servicemen's associations? He asked for clarity on what associations were included, and that the Committee be provided with a detailed ...
DMV & DoD Budgets: Committee Reports
12 May 2021
Mr M Shelembe (DA) asked about the progress of the provincial offices because they did not have addresses and maybe the matter should be included in the report so that such information must be provided.