CGE State of Shelter Report; Breede Valley Municipality Service Delivery Report; Petition
31 Jul 2020
Ms N Sihlwayi (ANC) said she also supported the proposal to adopt the agenda.
Tariff determinations by water boards & South African Local Government Association
28 Jul 2020
Ms N Sihlwayi (ANC) said that there seemed to be areas of agreement. However, the real issue was not with SALGA, it was with the end-users -- the communities -- who were being burdened. The other issue was how it could be possible for the Minister to sign off on new tariffs ...
DHS & DWS Budget: Committee Reports
17 Jul 2020
Ms N Sihlwayi (ANC) said that she thought the Report reflected all of what the Committee had discussed and clarified issues which were unclear. She expressed her approval of the recommendation regarding emergency housing where it dealt with the issue of social distancing; it clarified many of the issues that ...
DHS & DWS 2020/21 Special Adjustments Budget
15 Jul 2020
Ms N Sihlwayi (ANC) said that the red codes in the DHS presentation do not really say anything. She agreed with the stance the Department has taken about waiting for municipalities to submit business plans before starting or finalising programmes, as it will cause disjuncture if it proceeds without the ...
Department of Human Settlements 2019/20 Quarter 4 performance
19 Jun 2020
Mr S August (GOOD), Ms N Sihlwayi (ANC), Ms N Tafeni (EFF) and Ms N Mvana (ANC) indicated that they wanted to ask questions.
Department of Water and Sanitation and its Entities APP and Strategic Plan
7 Jun 2020
Ms N Sihlwayi (ANC) stated that the Draft Report was thorough and has raised many issues, despite needing consolidation here and there. Making submissions to the Chairperson privately may be problematic. Please could the Chairperson provide clarity on how this will be done as the rest of the Committee is ...
Tariff determinations by water boards
2 Jun 2020
Ms N Sihlwayi (ANC) said that DWS should have worked with the water boards in determining the tariff increases because water boards are DWS entities and should have similar responsibilities with DWS. The population of South Africa has to be protected, COVID-19 has crippled the
Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation Budget: Committee Report
29 May 2020
Ms N Sihlwayi (ANC) stated that the Fourth Industrial Revolution issue could be a very complicated one, highlighting that it was therefore important for the Department to speak to the typology (types of houses being built) as opposed to the technology employed in their building.
Department of Water and Sanitation 2020/21 APP; Breede-Gouritz Catchment Management Agency; Inkomati-Usuthu Catchment Management Agency APPs
26 May 2020
Ms N Sihlwayi (ANC) asked about the Inkomati-Usuthu CMA water rehabilitation programme, and whether it provided an opportunity that could result in job creation. Although there was a learnership programme, in the end the learners were not absorbed, and asked if the agency could remedy this.
Department of Water and Sanitation 2020/21 Annual Performance Plan
21 May 2020
Ms N Sihlwayi (ANC) said that although the presentation referred to three million households that did not have reliable drinking water, it was general and did not accurately portray which areas were affected, and how the budget was spent in those areas that were affected. A large portion of water ...