DCoG Audit outcomes & 2019/20 Annual Report
1 Dec 2020
Ms G Opperman (DA) wanted to know who had been responsible for the R7.5 million in fruitless and wasteful expenditure on the CWP. She recalled that during the last financial year, Members had been told that millions had been paid to deceased people. She wanted to know whether this had ...
S139 interventions in North West: COGTA MEC briefing
25 Nov 2020
Ms G Opperman (DA) noted that it appeared that there had been confusion about the terms of reference of administrators and the alignment of these appointments to the relevant legislation. She said that it also appeared as if there had been the wholesale implementation of s139, without looking at the ...
Ngaka-Moderi Molema District Municipality: engagement with Municipality, AGSA, Provincial Treasury, SALGA & DCOG
25 Nov 2020
Ms G Opperman (DA) referred to the Matlosana intervention and asked what support it needs from provincial and national executive to turn matters around at the municipality. She asked what plans the municipality has to address the human settlements backlog due to lack of available land. She asked if the ...
Mangaung Metropolitan Municipality: engagement with Municipality, Provincial Treasury, SALGA & DCOG
24 Nov 2020
Ms G Opperman (DA) asked Mangaung on the R135 million that led to the metro being bankrupt and asked whether the situation can be turned around, when and how. On the 333% unspent conditional grants, she said they have been increasing since 2015 and asked whether the grants are being ...
CRL Rights Commission 2019/20 Annual Report
18 Nov 2020
Ms G Opperman (DA) asked why the Commission had not implemented the recommended post-audit action plan, as recommended by it in the BRRR earlier this year.
Mandate & functions of National House of Traditional Leaders
17 Nov 2020
Ms G Opperman (DA) referred to the Agrarian Revolution, and asked how far from the implementation stage for the proposed five hectare food security project was, and how it linked to the DDM. She queried why it had been necessary to provide food parcels to traditionally vulnerable communities out of ...
State of Dr J S Moroka & Lekwa Local Municipalities: stakeholder engagement; Local Government: Municipal Systems Amendment Bill: finalisation
4 Sep 2020
Ms G Opperman (DA) asked why the contracted services actuals were standing at 22% as that was very high, considering that the average was always at 2% to 5%.She asked who was dealing with the audit findings in the municipality as the CFO delegated his duties to consultants who left ...
Msunduzi Local Municipality: engagement with Municipality, MEC, AGSA, SALGA & DCOG
3 Sep 2020
Ms G Opperman (DA) said the municipality’s electricity losses stand at R248 million, which is higher than the debt owed to Eskom, which stands at R209 million. She cited Schedule 4b of the Constitution, which indicates either national or provincial government can revoke the municipality’s right to electricity reticulation when ...
State of Kannaland Local Municipality: engagement with Municipality; MEC; AGSA; SALGA & DCOG
1 Sep 2020
Ms G Opperman (DA) asked what other governance challenges, besides the lack of sufficient funding, had Kannaland experienced.
Status of S100 intervention: North West Provincial Government briefing
26 Aug 2020
Mr Brink said that Ms G Opperman (DA) is having connection issues and asked him to raise questions on her behalf. ‘