Debt owed to water boards: input from COGTA, SALGA, National Treasury & DWS
29 Oct 2019
Ms F Muthambi (ANC) chaired the meeting
Bojanala District; Lekwa-Teemane; Madibeng; Mamusa; Mafube; Masilonyana audit outcomes: hearing
11 Sep 2019
Ms F Muthambi (ANC) said that although the employees were back, it did not mean that they were exonerated. Normally the reason why people were suspended was so that they would not interfere with the investigation. By being back now there, was a possibility that they would interfere with the ...
Mogalakweng; Mopani District; Thabazimbi; Vhembe District; Joe Morolong and Phokwane audit outcomes: hearing
10 Sep 2019
Ms F Muthambi (ANC), echoing Ms Mente, stressed that the person must be identified and the consequence management must be applied. By now, there should have been some work done post the audit. What the Committee was interested in was the progress to that effect. The report that was brought ...
South African Cities Network, National Disaster Management Centre & DCOG briefings
4 Sep 2019
The Chairperson welcomed both Deputy Ministers to the meeting.
Interventions in local government: DCOG & National Treasury briefings; Comparison of interventions strategies in municipalities; MISA induction
3 Sep 2019
Ms M Tlou (ANC) remarked that when municipalities fail to do their duties, they were failing section 139 of the Constitution because section 139 was there to help municipalities not to fail in their duties. This was necessitating the evaluation of the monitoring system in order to monitor performance of ...
Departments of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Quarterly performance & Post Audit Action Plans
21 Aug 2019
The Chairperson asked for a timeline and details of the process to recover irregular expenditure monies. She commended MISA for paying its creditors within 30 days. She noted progress made in MISA's turnaround. However the report did not reflect disability targets and MISA needed to monitor the points highlighted ...
Municipal Audit Outcomes 2016/17: Auditor-General briefing
16 Jul 2019
Ms F Muthambi (ANC) commented on the appropriateness of the existing legislation. She pointed out that the MFMA in its current form was too prescriptive and had too many regulations. Since 2003, an average of six circulars were being released per year, thus making compliance a challenge. Municipalities do not ...
Election of Chairperson, Deputy Chairperson and Steering Committee
12 Jul 2019
Ms F Muthambi (ANC) seconded.
COGTA Budget: Committee Report
4 Jul 2019
The Chairperson outlined the plan for the meeting which would involve discussion and breakdown of the entire
COGTA, SALGA, MDB & CRL Rights Commission 2019/20 Annual Performance Plans
3 Jul 2019
The Chairperson welcomed everyone and thanked the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs for kindly making her boardroom available to the Committee when it had been unable to secure a suitable venue.