Mrs Ntombikayise Margaret Twala

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Ntombikayise Margaret Twala

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  • No1048E 5 Jun 2013

    Thank you, Chairperson. Outside the sectoral determination, can the Minister outline to this august House any socioeconomic programmes like housing, education and health as part of a holistic approach to bettering the lives of our vulnerable workers? Thank you.

    The MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE, FORESTRY AND FISHERIES: Hon Chairperson, I thank ...

  • Appropriation Bill 29 May 2013

    Hon Chairperson, hon Minister Joemat-Pettersson, hon Deputy Minister Mulder, hon members and distinguished guests, all ANC speakers who participated in their respective Budget Vote debates to date were guided in these debates by the all-embracing and rallying call that came out of our 53rd ANC national conference in December 2012 ...

  • Call For Stronger Collaboration Between Government And Suppliers To Avoid Mislabelled Meat Products (Member's Statement) 23 Apr 2013

    Speaker, the ANC supports the view that those who are involved in the meat mislabelling scandal should be brought to book. It is disturbing to hear that popular retail stores stock products with undeclared meat contents.

    It was reported recently that major food chain stores, such as Pick 'n Pay ...

  • The Effectiveness Of Food Production Schemes In Rural And Peri-Urban Areas (Subject For Discussion) 23 Oct 2012

    Hon Chairperson, Ministers, Deputy Ministers, Members of Parliament and guests in the gallery, the thrust of the ANC's policies is "Power to the people". It is through the Freedom Charter that we project a different vision from that of the apartheid past, a past which sought to divide our ...

  • Veterinary And Para-Veterinary Professions Amendment Bill (Second Reading Debate) 11 Sep 2012

    Hon Chair, hon Minister, Deputy Minister and hon members, the decision to hold a debate on this Bill was an interesting one for the ANC. We would have thought that on such a straightforward matter, on which there is established government policy, we would all be of one mind regarding ...

  • VETERINARY AND PARA-VETERINARY PROFESSIONS AMENDMENT BILL (Second Reading debate) 11 Sep 2012

    Hon Chair, hon Minister, Deputy Minister and hon members, the decision to hold a debate on this Bill was an interesting one for the ANC. We would have thought that on such a straightforward matter, on which there is established government policy, we would all be of one mind regarding ...

  • Appropriation Bill 3 May 2012

    Chairperson of the Extended Public Committee, hon Minister Joemat-Pettersson, Deputy Minister Mulder, Director-General Langa Zitha, hon members of the portfolio committee and distinguished guests in the gallery, of all the programmes contained in the 2012 Budget Vote of the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, food security and agrarian reform ...

  • Notices Of Motion 23 Nov 2011

    Hon Chair, I hereby give notice that on the next sitting day of the House I shall move on behalf of the ANC:

    That the House debates means to expand access to food production skills in rural areas.

  • Consideration Of Budgetary Review And Recommendation Report Of Portfolio Committee On Agriculture, Forestry And Fisheries - Performance Of Department Of Agriculture, Forestry And Fisheries For 2010-11 Financial Year 3 Nov 2011

    Chairperson, the report was tabled in the ATC of 24 October 2011 and, in terms of the recommendations, the portfolio committee felt strongly about the following.

    The portfolio committee is of the opinion that the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries must be accountable for all the funds disbursed to ...

  • No3882E 10 Nov 2010

    Deputy Speaker, has the Minister held any discussions or workshops with agriculture value-chain organisations, organised agricultural organisations like the National African Farmers Union, Nafu, AgriSA, and the Transvaal Agricultural Union, with a view to increasing the number of job opportunities in the sector? If so, what are the outcomes of ...