Mr Gamede (ANC) said it was difficult to find suitable dates that would accommodate both Houses. The currently scheduled week was being used by the entire security cluster to go on joint oversight trips to various borders in anticipation of the new border agency that is to be established. He ...
Mr Gamede (ANC) briefly stopped Mr Marasha, remarking that only urban development projects had been mentioned. He wanted to know if any infrastructure development in rural areas had taken place. The Committee would soon visit the dti’s offices.
Mr Gamede (ANC) commented that one of the problems with the Parliamentary
Committee system was that it was so fragmented. Support staff did not fall
under the Committee budget, and this created problems.
Mr Gamede (ANC) commented that the Committee had not been furnished with an explanation of the vacancy rate of the DoC. There had only been mention of some figure which was the saving as the result of such vacancies. What was the current vacancy rate in the Department?