Traditional and Khoi-San Leadership Bill [B23-2015]: deliberations
16 Aug 2017
Mr J Dube (ANC) stated that the Committee in principle had a duty to support traditional leaders. Efforts had to be made to correct things where there were gaps and weaknesses. SA had a background of traditional leaders being abused. The burning issue as always was over land. Thus far ...
Local Government Audit Outcomes: AG briefing
28 Jun 2017
Mr J Dube (ANC) asked what the total budget of the Eastern Cape was. He asked if the AG could give a report on irregular expenditure, which included municipalities where allegations were not investigated. No one could expect good performance from municipalities if there was no CFO to focus on ...
Commercialisation of Religion and Abuse of People's Belief Systems: CRL Rights Commission briefing
27 Jun 2017
Mr J Dube (ANC) said that factually, the Christian religion was divided according to racial lines. Poverty, unemployment and inequality affected black Africans in particular, and they were the majority of the SA population, so the government could not simply fold its arms and watch people being fed snakes. There ...
Bulk infrastructure: Department of Cooperative Governance briefing
16 May 2017
Mr J Dube (ANC) asked why maintenance funding had not been prioritised, and commented that the lack of skills had a direct effect on communities.