18 Nov 2020
Mr T Gumbu (ANC) said that the SABC had appeared several times before the Committee and the Members informed them about exploring other avenues to avoid implementation of Section 189 but that had not happened. This suggested that they were not interested in doing so. Had they followed this advice ...
Follow-up meeting: Unions & Editorial Forum response to outstanding matters; closed session
28 Oct 2020
Mr T Gumbu (ANC) asked for clarity on why SABC employed external service providers to carry out the Skills Audit, and asked if it was due to internal incapacity.
Telecoms Policy Regulation and Management; OUTA report on USAASA; Sentech on its signal distribution costs taxonomy
27 Oct 2020
Mr T Gumbu (ANC) asked if SABC’s departure from Sentech would have an impact since SABC is one of its biggest clients.
SABC on Skills Audit Report, Editorial Policy, legal costs and related matters; SABC Internal Stakeholders on outstanding matters
20 Oct 2020
Mr T Gumbu (ANC) asked how many of its court cases SABC had won and how many it had lost. For those cases it lost, he asked if SABC wanted to appeal those cases or not.
SAPO turnaround strategy, SASSA cash payments, implications to SITA ICT services & outstanding matters
13 Oct 2020
Mr T Gumbu (ANC) asked if SAPO sees itself as an organisation that will be able to pay salaries to staff members in the near future because of their financial situation. Secondly, he noted that the delegation was speaking of very low staff morale; he wants to know what the ...
Department & SABC on all outstanding Committee resolutions in respect of public broadcaster
22 Jul 2020
Mr T Gumbu (ANC) asked how many new staff members had been employed in the past eight months. He did not understand why the unions said that those people were to be moved simultaneously. He did not understand the statement. Was there any other non-core business expenditure, apart from the ...
GCIS on Adjusted Budget & Revised Annual Performance Plan; Remuneration of ICASA Councillors
8 Jul 2020
Mr T Gumbu (ANC) wanted to know how GCIS had planned to distribute the three million leaflets. Would this be sufficient to reach everywhere in the country?
ICASA on licensing and various regulations before it
23 Jun 2020
Mr T Gumbu (ANC) asked for clarification on the timelines of the auction process of the IMT spectrum, saying that ICASA should clarify whether the drafting and publication processes had been concluded, since time was moving towards the end of June.
(Subcommittee) MDDA Interviews day 4
29 May 2020
Mr T Gumbu (ANC) asked how the candidate's experience would assist the MDDA board if he is appointed. He asked the candidate to discuss the role of the MDDA in promoting community media in the digital environment.
(Subcommittee) MDDA Interviews day 3
28 May 2020
Mr T Gumbu (ANC) asked the candidate how her legal qualifications would assist if she were to be appointed to the MDDA board. He asked what the candidate's view was of promoting community media in a digital environment.