Desmond Lawrence Moela

National Assembly

Desmond Lawrence Moela

About Desmond Lawrence Moela

2019 committee attendance as mp

62% attendance rate

Attended 16 meetings out of 26

  • Attendance records reflect Committee not Plenary Attendance
  • Minister/Deputy Minister attendance is not compulsory.
  • MP attendance is compulsory unless an apology is given
  • MPs are recorded as absent whether they have, or have not submitted apologies.
  • This is not the official committee attendance record of Parliament.
  • Plenary Attendance is not made public by Parliament although it has been requested.

DISCLAIMER: This information has been obtained via the Parliamentary Monitoring Group. PMG makes every effort to compile reliable and comprehensive information, but does not claim that the data is 100% accurate and complete.

Committee appearances

  • DHA on strategies to resolve long queues at Home Affairs offices 26 Nov 2019

    Mr D Moela (ANC) supported Mr McGluwa’s comments on the inadequate staff members. Members should accept that the DHA was a critical department. He reminded them that the State Information Technology Agency (SITA) contributed to queue problem. The SITA had promised to resolve the network problem. There was also ...
  • Issues that affect migrants and citizens: engagement with NGOs & stakeholders 29 Oct 2019

    Mr D Moela (ANC) commented that the Mayors of Johannesburg and Ekhululeni had briefed the Committee on crimes committed by foreign nationals – including the hijacking of a building. Did the NGOs have statistics of crimes committed by foreign nationals?
  • DIRCO & African Renaissance Fund Quarterly Performance Reports 21 Aug 2019

    Mr D Moela (ANC) said it was problematic that some diplomatic missions were having to make do with cash transactions rather than using banking systems. This clearly presented an array of security challenges. On unmet targets, what were the mitigating factors as these were not explained in the report? Was ...
  • DIRCO & African Renaissance Fund Quarterly Performance Reports 21 Aug 2019

    Mr D Moela (ANC) suggested that the Committee be provided with a formal update on the CFO’s status. He proposed the CFO be excused from the meeting pending formal communication by the Department.
  • Department of Home Affairs Quarter 1 performance 20 Aug 2019

    Mr D Moela (ANC) commended the DHA for a job well done. He understood that the quarterly target of having the request for accreditation for possible bidders to be published had not been achieved. He appreciated the reasons given for it not being achieved but said that no detail was ...

All Committee Appearances


    No questions found

Plenary appearances

  • NDP. 11 Jul 2019

    Hon Chairperson, Minister and Deputy Minister present here today, hon Members of Parliament, distinguished guests, ladies and gentleman. Sanibonani [Good day.]

    It is my greatest honour to address this Sixth Parliament which is recently installed as our legislative authority in the year coinciding with the 25th anniversary of our constitutional ...

All Plenary Appearances