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The Portfolio Committee on Police met to be briefed by the South African Police Service (SAPS) on Programme Two: Visible Policing, Programme Three: Detective Services, Programme Five: Protection and Security Services, and Programme Four: Crime Intelligence as it related to the 2019/20 Annual Performance Plan (APP). There was also a ...
SAPS 2018/19 Budget: Programme 1 Administration
2 Jul 2019
The National Commissioner of the South African Police Service (SAPS) and a team of senior officials presented the 2019/20 Annual Performance Plan and Budget.
The focus was on the Medium-Term Strategic Framework Cycle and the SAPS Strategic Plan 2014 to 2019. The presentation addressed the strategic direction of the SAPS, ...
Election of Chairperson
2 Jul 2019
The Committee met to elect a Chairperson. Two persons were nominated and after voting, Ms T Joemat-Petterssen (ANC) was elected Chairperson with the support of the ANC votes. The DA and FF+ voted for the DA candidate and the EFF abstained from voting.
The newly elected Chairperson addressed the Committee ...
PetroSA impairment & turnaround strategy, with Minister
14 Mar 2017
The purpose of the meeting was to get closure on the enormous impairment suffered by PetroSA in the 2014/2015 financial year. The Committee requested information about what led to the loss, who was responsible for it and how those people were held accountable. The Chairperson emphasised the importance of establishing ...
NECSA on its 2014/15 & 2015/16 Annual Reports, with Minister
25 Oct 2016
The South African Nuclear Energy Corporation (NECSA) received unqualified audit opinions for both 2014/15 and 2015/16. The results for both financial years were only finalised in September 2016. The delay was due to differing opinions on liability with regards to how to finance and account for money ...
Nuclear New Build: briefing by Minister and Department of Energy
11 Oct 2016
The meeting intended to have three presentations. Due to time constraints, only the first presentation by the Department of Energy (DOE) was heard.
The DOE briefing looked at the historic background and gave an update on plans for the nuclear new build programme. It explain the following recommendations that the ...
The energy sector was deemed to be an essential service under the Constitution of South Africa. This brought to light the importance of the performance of the Department of Energy (DoE). While the DoE presented a pleasing report on the surface, Members of the Committee were quick to express strong ...