Mxolisa Simon Sokatsha

National Assembly

Formerly: Northern Cape Provincial Legislature

Mxolisa Simon Sokatsha

About Mxolisa Simon Sokatsha

2020 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 2 meetings out of 2

2019 committee attendance as mp

92% attendance rate

Attended 12 meetings out of 13

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  • Minister/Deputy Minister attendance is not compulsory.
  • MP attendance is compulsory unless an apology is given
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  • This is not the official committee attendance record of Parliament.
  • Plenary Attendance is not made public by Parliament although it has been requested.

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Committee appearances

  • DoH, NHLS & SAHPRA 2018/19 Annual Reports; with Minister & Deputy Minister 15 Oct 2019

    Mr M Sokatsha (ANC) expressed his grave concern on SAHPRA’s poor performance in achieving its targets across all programmes. He questioned the R30 million saving on employees. The funds clearly should have been used in capacitating units in the entity. He criticised SAHPRA for asking for additional funds from ...
  • Health Sector 2018/19 Annual Reports, with AGSA, SAMRC, and FFC input 10 Oct 2019

    Mr M Sokatsha (ANC) asked where the OHO get involved in instances of mistreatment of patients -- for example, when mental health patients were kept in jail. Should the OHO be called in to come and investigate, or not?
  • Department of Health audit outcomes: AGSA, DPME & FCC input 9 Oct 2019

    Mr M Sokatsha (ANC) remarked that decentralisation of funding to hospitals was a long outstanding issue. He felt that there was ambiguity on the role played by provincial and local departments in implementation of the NHI. However, the Constitution could be relied on to solve this matter.
  • CCOD, OHSC & SAHPRA on their Mandates & Annual Performance Plans 2019/20 4 Sep 2019

    Mr M Sokatsha (ANC) commented that Dr Kistnasamy had said the claimant process was too long. He fully agreed that it was very long, because some of the Members died in the process without having benefited, including their families. The Department had said they were trying to shorten the process ...
  • Engagement with the Elders on Universal Health Coverage 3 Sep 2019

    Mr M Sokatsha (ANC) said he had listened to the situation and it was clear that SA needed to reform the health system as soon as possible and the answer was the National Health Insurance (NHI) scheme. He had heard the Elders say that SA needed to get its base ...

All Committee Appearances


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Plenary appearances

All Plenary Appearances