Mr Ndabakayise Erasmus Gcwabaza

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Ndabakayise Erasmus Gcwabaza

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Committee Meetings Attended

  • Joint Standing Committee on Financial Management of Parliament Joint Standing Committee on the Financial Management of Parliament Legacy Report
    20 Mar 2019

    Members considered the draft Committee Legacy Report. In doing so, they made various language and grammatical changes. Members remarked that the report should indicate that certain matters needed urgent attention of the Sixth Parliament but they should not set a timeframe to deal with those matters. The report was adopted ...

  • Joint Standing Committee on Financial Management of Parliament Parliament Mid-Term performance 2018/19: briefing by Acting Secretary to Parliament
    19 Mar 2019

    The Joint Standing Committee on the Financial Management of Parliament was briefed on the Mid-Year Performance and Third Quarter Report of Parliament for the 2018/19 financial period.


    The mid-year performance information report indicated that only 50% of the indicators that had been measured had met the target. Expenditure at ...

  • Standing Committee on Appropriations Public Audit Excess Bill: adoption
    13 Mar 2019

    Documents handed out: Draft committee report on the Public Audit Excess Fee Bill.

    The Committee agreed unanimously to a Bill which aims to overcome difficulties the Auditor General has in securing payment for audits of some government entities which are financially distressed.

    While national and provincial government departments have to ...

  • Standing Committee on Appropriations Committee Report on Division of Revenue Bill 2019
    12 Mar 2019

    The Standing Committee considered and adopted its Report on the Division of Revenue Bill. The Committee examined the draft report on a page-by-page basis, with the input of the National Treasury. The changes made were largely about grammar and numbering. However, a substantive debate on the mismatch between funding and ...

  • Standing Committee on Appropriations Division of Revenue Bill: public hearings; FFC & SALGA input
    8 Mar 2019

    The Standing and Select Committees on Appropriations held a joint sitting to receive input on the 2019 Division of Revenue Bill (B5). The Financial and Fiscal Commission (FFC), the South African Local Government Association (SALGA), the Western Cape Forum for Intellectual Disability (WCFID) and Equal Education all submitted their comments ...

  • Standing Committee on Appropriations Integrated Financial Management System: National Treasury briefing
    6 Mar 2019

    Documents: Nexus Forensic Investigation Report

    The Committee was briefed on the findings of the Nexus forensic investigation into the Integrated Financial Management System (IFMS). Treasury said the investigation arose from an audit undertaken by the Treasury internal audit committee.  A draft report was completed on 2 July 2018 and the ...

  • Standing Committee on Appropriations Jobs Fund: National Treasury briefing
    5 Mar 2019

    National Treasury presented a performance update on the Employment Creation Facilitation Fund (the Jobs Fund). The Fund was created in 2011 with a target of creating 150 thousand permanent jobs. By December 2018, the Fund had created 170 thousand permanent jobs, 55 thousand short term jobs, 20 thousand internships and ...

  • Standing Committee on Appropriations Public Works & Defence Department progress in moving infrastructure/maintenance function to Defence
    27 Feb 2019

    The Committee convened to listen to arguments presented by the Department of  Defence (DOD), National Treasury and Department of Public Works about the transfer of the DOD maintenance function from Public Works to DOD. The Department of Defence outlined the required number of personnel and the subsequent additional budget required ...

  • Finance Standing Committee 2019 Budget: Parliamentary Budget Office briefing
    26 Feb 2019

    Parliamentary Budget Office - Pre-budget discussion 20192019 Budget Speech;  2018 MTBPS

    The Finance and Appropriations Committees met jointly for a briefing by the Parliamentary Budget Office (PBO) on the 2019 Budget. This was a follow-up meeting with MPs.

    The PBO said the 2019 Budget priorities included the ...

  • Finance Standing Committee 2019 Budget: Minister of Finance briefing
    21 Feb 2019

    2019 Budget Speech

     2018 MTBPS

    The Finance and Appropriations Committees met jointly for a briefing by the Minister of Finance on the 2019 Budget.

    The Minister of Finance emphasised the need for the public to understand that there is no endless supply of cash in government. The biggest risk ...