Follow-up engagement with CPUT on governance and related matters
1 Apr 2021
Mr S Tambo (EFF) expressed his appreciation for the university’s apology for not showing up. It needed to ensure that this did not happen again, because it now encroached on the parliamentary recess. He urged the university to act on labour-related matters and the in-sourcing of transport services, as it ...
Draft Constitution Eighteenth Amendment Bill: public hearings day 2
24 Mar 2021
Mr Shivambu informed the meeting that it had been Mr S Tambo (EFF) who was a Member of Parliament.
CPUT & TUT on governance & related matters
24 Feb 2021
Mr S Tambo (EFF) reemphasized the need to go back to TUT to ascertain on the TUTEH matter. There are a lot of critical issues that arise from the summary provided by the institution. Members need to get a more comprehensive outline on the infrastructure project management or mismanagement that ...
SMU Vice Chancellor Inquiry day 3
19 Feb 2021
Mr S Tambo (EFF) said Dr Tshitereke’s, in his witness statement, he suggested that Prof Mbati was reluctant to appear before the Commission on Gender Equality, which is a Chapter 9 institution. The statement even suggested that Prof Mbati tried to delegate his duties to appear before the Commission to ...
SMU Vice Chancellor Inquiry day 2
17 Feb 2021
Mr S Tambo (EFF) thanked the witnesses. He said that the testimonies gave the Committee an opportunity to reflect on what seemed to be a questionable and dubious character of Prof Mbati at that stage. He did not want to delve into reaching conclusions, but they were making certain character ...
SMU Vice Chancellor Inquiry day 1
16 Feb 2021
Mr S Tambo (EFF) appreciated the questions drafted by the research team. However, he felt that it would not be fruitful for the questions to be asked in a stringent manner; perhaps those questions should be used to guide Members to ask relevant questions. Members should be given the opportunity ...
Mangosuthu University of Technology on governance & related matters
12 Feb 2021
Mr S Tambo (EFF) said that if the letter that was circulated by the Committee Secretary had been sent out much earlier, Members would have got a sense of what to expect and the type of person they would be dealing with. There was a genuine impression that MUT had ...
CSIR, ASSAf & SACNASP 2019/20 Annual Reports
13 Nov 2020
Mr S Tambo (EFF) said that he was pleased with the report from the CSIR. He mentioned that, as someone who does not have a scientific background, his questions would be framed in a developmental sense.
CHE, SAQA, & QCTO 2019/20 Annual Reports
10 Nov 2020
Mr S Tambo (EFF) welcomed the presentations from the entities after the horrific stories that Members had heard last week. It was a relief to hear such good news, and it went to show that there were people who were committed to ensuring the higher education sector was operational, functional ...