Desmond Lawrence Moela

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Desmond Lawrence Moela


  • 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 ...
  • International Relations and Cooperation Budget: Committee Report 10 Jul 2019

    Mr D Moela (ANC) also agreed with the Chairperson. He said that these discrepancies show that the department is facing major challenges.
  • DIRCO 2019/20 Annual Performance Plan 3 Jul 2019

    Mr DL Moela (ANC) pointed out that DIRCO needs to consider giving extra insight into the Department to the Committee as it is the first meeting the two are having together. The service bill for engagement with clause two requires clarification on what exactly caused these issues, so that the ...