Mr Alfred Mkhipheni Mpontshane

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Alfred Mkhipheni Mpontshane

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  • NO412E 4 Mar 2015

    Chairperson, on a point of order: I didn't want to disturb the speaker when he was asking a follow-up question, but I think it's beneath the dignity of a Minister of state to keep on angrily waving at the speaker while he was talking. I'm referring to ...

  • NOTICES OF MOTION 4 Mar 2015

    House Chair, I hereby give notice that on the next sitting day of the House I shall move on behalf of the IFP:

    That the House debates the continued failures of the National Student Financial Aid Scheme, NSFAS, to disburse funds to needy and poor students and the high level ...

  • MOTION OF NO CONFIDENCE IN PRESIDENT ZUMA (Draft Resolution) 3 Mar 2015

    Madam Speaker, we are indeed one of the biggest parties in the House ... [Interjections.] [Laughter.] The IFP aligns itself with the proposal that the motion falls away and that there is, in fact, nothing to debate.

    Having said that, Speaker, let me say that we spent quite a long time ...

  • NOTICES OF MOTION 3 Mar 2015

    House Chairperson, I hereby give notice that on the next sitting day of the House I shall move on behalf of the IFP:

    That the House debates the successes and failures of the Moral Regeneration Movement.

  • CONSIDERATION OF PERSON RECOMMENDED FOR APPOINTMENT TO ELECTORAL COMMISSION 3 Mar 2015

    Deputy Speaker, standing where I am, I cannot hear my own member speaking from the podium. [Interjections.] I can't hear my own member speaking from there. Can you ask the House to ... [Interjections.]

  • CONSIDERATION OF PERSON RECOMMENDED FOR APPOINTMENT TO ELECTORAL COMMISSION 3 Mar 2015

    Deputy Speaker.

  • CONDOLENCES ON DEATH OF MR FELIX MSHOLOLO (Draft Resolution) 24 Feb 2015

    Deputy Speaker, I move without notice:

    That the House -

    1) extends its deepest condolences on the untimely death of Mr Felix Mshololo, who is believed to have died of heart complications on Thursday night - to his family, friends and his learners at Menzi High School, where he was the principal ...

  • Appropriation Bill 17 Jul 2014

    Hon Chairperson, this department is very important for various reasons. It is a vehicle for social cohesion, and, most significantly, it is important for its educational and emancipatory roles. This is why we as the IFP view the R3,5-billion budget as inadequate.

    In traditional societies, the main aim of ...

  • Hon Members: Gcis! 16 Jul 2014

    No, I am trying to explain to the Chairperson what has happened to some of the members. So, they thought today was a debate on Communications, but ... [Interjections.]

  • Appropriation Bill 16 Jul 2014

    Chairperson, I think there is a bit of confusion here. If you look at the Order Paper, it refers the debate on Vote 27 as being "Communications" - full stop.