Mr Hermanus Bernadus Groenewald

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Hermanus Bernadus Groenewald

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  • Appropriation Bill (Policy Debate) 18 Jun 2013

    Hon Chairperson, hon Minister, hon members of the NCOP and guests, the hon Minister told us everything about the positive side of Human Settlements but what happens in reality? Where are we going with Human Settlements in South Africa? How many more houses will be built? How many more corrupt ...

  • NOTICES OF MOTION 11 Sep 2012

    Deputy Chairperson, I hereby give notice that on the next sitting day of the Council I shall move on behalf of the DA:

    That the Council -

    1) notes that taxpayers paid more than R33 million to build a border post at Skilpadhek between South Africa and Botswana without laying ...

  • PRASA'S RENEWAL PROGRAMME (Draft Resolution) 16 Aug 2012

    Chairperson, I move without notice: That the Council -

    1) congratulates the Department of Transport and the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa, Prasa, on their initiative to boost South Africa's train-building industry;

    2) notes that they plan to have a factory to build 7 224 coaches for South Africa's ...

  • RJ. 21 Jun 2012

    Hon Chairperson, the Road Accident Fund currently has a financial hole of R32 billion. This debt became R1,6 billion worse in the last financial year, and government and the transport department have no plan to pay this debt or to pull the fund out of this black hole.

    The Road ...

  • RJ. 21 Jun 2012

    Hon Chairperson, the DA objects to the Human Settlements budget for the 2012-13 financial year, because we believe that the budget does not reach the intended purpose of realising the dream of poor beneficiaries, which is of owning quality houses.

    Over the years the Department of Human Settlements has constantly ...

  • APPROPRIATION BILL (Consideration of Votes and Schedules) 21 Jun 2012

    Hon Chairperson, during a presentation to the Portfolio Committee on Public Works, the acting director-general said: If MPs knew the full extent of the problems, they would be shocked. She was right.

    The sad reality is that the disintegration of state institutions directly impacts on service delivery. The National Planning ...

  • Appropriation Bill (Policy Debate) 15 May 2012

    Chairperson, Minister, hon members of the NCOP and guests, housing remains one of the biggest challenges for government and will continue to be a big challenge for as long as there is no political will and political leadership to get service delivery in place for the poor and disadvantaged people ...

  • Congratulations To Commander Thamsanqa Matsane (Draft Resolution) 3 May 2012

    Hon Chairperson, on behalf of the DA I move without notice:

    That the Council -

    1) congratulates Commander Thamsanqa Matsane on becoming the first black submarine commander to take up the reins of the SAS Queen Modjadji;

    2) notes that he grew up in Bosbokrand in Mpumalanga and what makes ...

  • Notices Of Motion 7 Mar 2012

    Voorsitter, by die volgende sitting van die Raad sal ek namens die DA voorstel:

    Dat die Raad -

    1) kennis neem van die dringendheid om die gevaar van suurmynwater aan te spreek, wat in die Witwatersrand besig is om een van die mees sprekende voorbeelde van onbevoegdheid in die regering ...

  • NOTICES OF MOTION 24 Nov 2011

    I hereby give notice that on the next sitting day of the House I shall move on behalf of the DA:

    That the Council -

    1) notes that at the Telkom Cape Town Entrepreneurship Week it was revealed by research done by Prof Haroon Bhorat, a director at the University ...