Ms N Tafeni (EFF) said the strategic and annual performance plans had forward-looking intentions. However, prior to the publication of these plans, had the Department made a regulatory impact assessment of each programme? In addition, had it ascertained the effectiveness of each programme?
Ms N Tafeni (EFF) asked how HDA is responding to invasion of stands and community protests? What measures have been implemented in the Eastern Cape to address the challenges of untraceable beneficiaries as in the Limpopo province? What caused the delay in implementing the findings of the external auditors?
Ms N Tafeni (EFF) expressed her dissatisfaction with the presentation as it was not assisting with the issue of taps running dry in rural areas. She asked what the plan was to address the problem of water not coming from taps.
Ms N Tafeni (EFF) said the Eastern Cape budget is high but there are no way forwards. Schools in Eastern Cape do not have access to clean water or toilets and this has a great impact on school children as it puts them at risk due to the pandemic. Also ...