Ms Pindiwe Claribel Samka

Formerly: National Council of Provinces

Pindiwe Claribel Samka

About Pindiwe Claribel Samka

What is your political background? How did you come to join your political party and become an MP? My political interest and activism started with the release of Govan Mbeki, Walter Sisulu and Raymond Mhlaba. At the time they were doing underground campaigns in the Eastern Cape raising political awareness. In Bizana, when Mandisa Marasha and Ntombi Mabhude also started looking for female activists and women with an interest in politics, I then formally started participating in politics. More...

Constituency Offices

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Politician Activity

Attendance of committee meetings:

2019 committee attendance as mp

80% attendance rate (8 of 10 )

2018 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate (18 of 18 )

2017 committee attendance as mp

92% attendance rate (12 of 13 )

2016 committee attendance as mp

86% attendance rate (6 of 7 )

2015 committee attendance as mp

73% attendance rate (27 of 37 )

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

75% attendance rate (15 of 20 )

DISCLAIMER: This information has been obtained via the Parliamentary Monitoring Group. PMG makes every effort to compile reliable and comprehensive information, but does not claim that the data is 100% accurate and complete.

What they said in committee meetings:

What are committee meetings?

Committee meetings are planned events where real-world impactful work happens such as law-making, oversight and public participation - which are all cornerstones of the work our MPs do. Although often citizens focus on the public debate taking place in main chambers, the majority of MPs' time is spent working within committees. Here is a place to see what your committee is saying.

Ms P Samka (ANC, Eastern Cape ) said the Eastern Cape Province supported the Bill without any proposed amendments.

Ms P Samka (ANC, Eastern Cape) said that she agreed with the comments made by the department. Ms Samka said ...

Ms P Samka (ANC; Eastern Cape) spoke in isiXhosa.

Questions asked to ministers:

What are questions asked to ministers?

Written questions and feedback are essential tools used by MPs for oversight and hold the executive accountable. This oversight mechanism allows MPs’ to extract detailed information that would normally be difficult to comprehend through oral engagement. You can see the questions that your MPs are asking here.

Plenary appearances:

What are plenary appearances?

Plenary sessions are forums that have been created for the purpose of public debate and decision-making. This mechanism is used to convey the messages of our MPs within main chambers on important decisions, like how they vote.

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