Legacy Reports; Committee Programme
3 Sep 2019
Mr D Mthenjane (EFF) agreed that some new Members might not be knowledgeable. Having listened to both of them, he felt that it made sense to list issues according to their level of urgency. He understood Mr Mileham’s frustration as the Committee’s function was to serve the people ...
Stakeholder Engagement: Mincosa, SAMDA, SAOGA, NIASA, SAREC, EIUG, CSIR & SAPIA
21 Aug 2019
Mr D Mthenjane (EFF) commented that in their presentation, SAPIA had focused mostly on the making of profits. He asked why fuel was so expensive, and what their plan to deal with that was.
Stakeholder Engagement with Trade Unions: NUM, AMCU, UASA, Solidarity; NUMSA & CEPPWAU
20 Aug 2019
Mr D Mthenjane (EFF) commended the presentation. He, however, noted that people do not 'celebrate' the Marikana incident, rather they commemorate it. The people were massacred because they demanded a wage increase. How would people live in decent houses if they do not receive good pay? What is UASA's ...
Mineral Resources and Energy Budget: Committee Report
5 Jul 2019
The Chairperson welcomed everyone and reminded the Committee that Fridays were also working days. He also informed the Committee that they were facing a time constraint. He noted Mr M Wolmarans’ (ANC) late arrival and said the Committee had been waiting for him to arrive. Apologies were received from Mr ...
Departments of Mineral Resources and Energy 2019/20 Annual Performance Plans
3 Jul 2019
Mr D Mthenjane (EFF) said there were some matters which were not clear. For example, they were not coming up with a proper plan to solve the issue of illegal mining. In 2015, it was estimated there were about 30 000 illegal mines operating in South Africa. Illegal mining was ...