Mr Bafuze Sicelo Yabo

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Bafuze Sicelo Yabo

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Committee Meetings Attended

  • Higher Education, Science and Innovation Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) Colloquium
    17 Sep 2019

    The Committee heard inputs from stakeholders on the impact of the Fourth Industrial Revolution in the South African context; job losses, gains and replacements; the role of government and the private sector; policy considerations; higher education curricula; and the decolonisation of the higher learning education sector.

    Members asked about translating ...

  • Higher Education, Science and Innovation Square Kilometre Array Telescope & MeerKAT projects: briefing
    11 Sep 2019

    The Committee was briefed by the Department of Higher Education and Training, Science Technology on the Square Kilometre Array Telescope & MeerKAT projects, Radio astronomy projects as well as on governance of the project. The Committee was pleased to hear that the SKA projects was said to yield great economic ...

  • Higher Education, Science and Innovation University of Limpopo & SETA on allegations of unaccredited course
    10 Sep 2019

    The University of Limpopo along with the Services Seta briefed the Committee on the allegations that were levelled at the University. These allegations held that the University had offered a bogus learnership and certificate in a qualification on Funeral Parlour studies.  The University assured Members that the media allegations had ...

  • Transport SANRAL 2019/20 APP
    30 Aug 2019

    PMG was not present at the meeting. The below is compiled based on the Committee’s official minutes adopted on 17 September 2019.

  • Transport Driving License Card Account, RTMC, RTIA 2019/20 APPs
    29 Aug 2019

    Annual Reports 2018/2019 

    PMG was not present at the meeting. The below is compiled based on the Committee’s official minutes adopted on 17 September 2019.

  • Higher Education, Science and Innovation NSFAS progress report with stakeholder input
    28 Aug 2019

    The Administrator of the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) provided a one-year progress report.  The Minister of Higher Education and Training had appointed Dr Randall Carolissen in August 2018 as Administrator after placing NSFAS under administration. He outlined the challenges faced at the start, the prioritised risks and mitigation ...

  • Transport ATNS, ACSA, SACAA 2019/20 APPs
    28 Aug 2019

    Annual Reports 2018/2019

    PMG was not present at the meeting. The below is compiled based on the Committee’s official minutes adopted on 17 September 2019.

  • Transport Railway Safety Regulator and PRASA 2019/20 APPs
    27 Aug 2019

    Annual Reports 2018/2019

    PMG was not present at the meeting. The below is compiled based on the Committee’s official minutes adopted on 17 September 2019.

  • Higher Education, Science and Innovation Overview on challenges & entities reporting to Departments
    21 Aug 2019

    The Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) gave the Committee a wide-ranging presentation on the programmes, performance, opportunities and challenges of the various entities in its portfolio. It covered the activities of the directorates dealing with universities, technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) colleges, Community Education and Training ...

  • Transport Department of Transport Quarterly Reports, Capacity Building Session with AGSA; with Deputy Minister
    20 Aug 2019

    The Deputy Minister, newly appointed Director General (DG) and the Chief Financial Officer of the Department of Transport gave the Committee a report of the performance reports for the final quarter of 2018/19 and first quarter of 2019/20. After the report was presented Members expressed their frustration and disappointment with ...