Discussion on matters relating to Women’s Month; Third Term Programme
30 Jul 2020
Ms W Ngwenya (ANC, Gauteng) also supported the adoption of the agenda but observed that the meeting had not been well planned. The Chairperson was not visible on the video feed and Members did not have the document in front of them.
Mine Health and Safety Council on implementation of Covid-19-related safety regulations at mines & Department’s response to any non-compliance by mines
28 Jul 2020
Ms W Ngwenya (ANC, Gauteng) asked about the number and location of mining companies that had been shut down or issued with notices in terms of Section 54 and 55 of the Mine Health and Safety Act due to non-compliance with COVID-19 regulations. She also asked about the language that ...
DALRRD 2020/21 Special Adjustments Budget
21 Jul 2020
Ms W Ngwenya (ANC, Gauteng) asked whether the Department had an actual plan that outlined how it would catch-up on delivering core services related to land, food security and farmer development and support over the MTFS period, in order to meet the NDP targets.
Denel on progress made in implementation of turnaround strategy
17 Jun 2020
The following members posed questions: Mr S Gumede (ANC), Mr G Cachalia (DA), Ms O Maotwe (EFF), Ms V Malinga (ANC), Ms L Bebee (ANC, KZN), Mr A Arnolds (EFF, Western Cape), Mr A Cloete (FF+, Free State), Ms W Ngwenya (ANC, Gauteng)
National Environmental Management Laws Amendment Bill: Department briefing
9 Jun 2020
Ms W Ngwenya (ANC, Gauteng) noted the Bill was passed by the NA on 27 November 2018, and sent to the NCOP for concurrence. The NCOP could not process the Bill in time and it lapsed on 7 May 2019 due to the national and the provincial elections in May ...
Framework for gender responsive planning, budgeting, evaluation and auditing: Department briefing
28 May 2020
Ms W Ngwenya (ANC, Gauteng) asked if any progress has been made with regards to the achievement in goal number five? If yes, she would like more details. Does the Department have any plan or intention to bring the public sector on the Board and rescue their implementation of the ...
Alexkor Administrator on outcomes of forensic investigation and turnaround plan
27 May 2020
Ms W Ngwenya (ANC; Gauteng) said that President Ramaphosa stated in his State of the Nation Address (SONA) in February 2020 that there is a move from establishing state-owned enterprises (SOE’s) to repurposing these strategic companies to support growth and development. This sentiment is relevant to Alexkor because members ...
DMRE on its response to Covid-19, including regulations thereof
26 May 2020
Ms W Ngwenya (ANC, Gauteng) asked about the classification of the Gas Amendment Bill and the Upstream Petroleum Bill with the Constitution, and how much funding had been allocated for small-scale mining to assist in restarting mine operations. Did mining companies have plans to reduce the loss of jobs during ...
Department of Public Enterprises 2020/21 Annual Performance Plan; with Minister
20 May 2020
Ms W Ngwenya (ANC) asked if Transnet has reached its targets in 2019/20 on increasing technicians. She asked for the current state of rail tracks used by passenger and goods trains. She asked what initiatives are being used to deal with Durban harbour's congestion. She recommended that Transnet ...
Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries 2020/21 Annual Performance Plan
15 May 2020
Ms W Ngwenya (ANC, Gauteng) said that the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) was aware of the Department’s two section 76 pieces of legislation which were before the Committee. The Committee was pleased that the Chairperson was already planning for the two pieces of the legislation. Did the Department ...