Mr Sakhumzi Stoffels Somyo

National Assembly

Formerly: Eastern Cape Provincial Legislature

Sakhumzi Stoffels Somyo

About Sakhumzi Stoffels Somyo

Mr Somyo was born in 1960. He previously served in the Eastern Cape Provincial Legislature as a member of the following committees: Corporate Governance and Traditional Affairs; Public Works; and Health (2011-2017).

2020 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 22 meetings out of 22

2019 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 30 meetings out of 30

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Recent meetings attended

All meetings attended

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Committee appearances

  • UIF on disbursement of funds during Covid 19 Lockdown 26 Jun 2020

    Mr S Somyo (ANC) asked how far the process was in enabling the employees to apply. He asked this due to the huge outcry from employees having difficulties accessing labour centres or being able to log onto the online system and access forms.
  • Election of Committee Chairperson; Committee Programme 24 Jun 2020

    Mr S Somyo (ANC) congratulated the Chairperson on her appointment. He agreed to the programme acknowledging that the last day of the incumbent was 30 November 2020. He agreed with the suggestion that HR expertise be included in the shortlist process and possibly other elements of the appointment process.
  • ESKOM on SCOPA recommendations 18 Jun 2020

    Mr S Somyo (ANC) said there was a view that the take or pay method was more favourable where Eskom was concerned. If that was the case, he asked for a cost benefit analysis in financial and management benefit terms to be provided. To the Committee, the loss incurred due ...
  • Deputy Minister of Public Enterprises & SA Express liquidators 17 Jun 2020

    Mr S Somyo (ANC) asked which process the liquidation team is currently engaged in. How would they tag their current status, so he can understand when they would consider engaging in the sale process? Have they quantified the amounts so that the team can engage with its creditors? Has the ...
  • Minister of Public Enterprises on liquidation process in SA Express 9 Jun 2020

    Mr S Somyo (ANC) agreed with what the Chairperson had said -- that this was not a new meeting. There had already been a meeting about these matters, where the BRPs and liquidators had been present. Since that meeting was intended to deal with both SAA and SAX concerns, the Committee ...

All Committee Appearances


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Plenary appearances

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