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Constitutional Court ruling on Local Government Elections & IEC readiness; with Minister
10 Sep 2021
The joint virtual meeting of the Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs with the Select Committee on Security and Justice had a briefing from the Electoral Commission (IEC) on the implications of the Constitutional Court ruling not to postpone the Local Government Elections (LGE) and its ...
The Committee convened in a virtual meeting to be briefed by the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) on the work done by the Counter Corruption and Security Services (CCSS) branch.
Members were told that the strategic objective of the branch was to spearhead the implementation of measures to combat fraud ...
The Committee convened in a virtual meeting to be briefed by the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) and the State Information Technology Agency (SITA) on efforts to address the long queues and the network challenges at the branches of the DHA.
The DHA told the Committee that factors that ...
Department of Home Affairs 2020/21 Quarter 4 performance; with Minister and Deputy Minister
24 Aug 2021
The Portfolio Committee convened virtually, and was briefed by the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) on its fourth quarter performance and expenditure reports. It heard that the Department had achieved 17(63%) of its 27 annual performance plan targets. There had been a 1% drop in its performance compared to the ...
Committee Reports: Government Printing Works; Looted Home Affairs offices; Strategic Plan
17 Aug 2021
The Committee Content Advisor noted that it is a requirement that the Committee has a five-year Strategic Plan in place, which was disrupted during 2020 and 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. These Plans had been circulated to Members earlier and they were taken through them by ...
Moseneke Inquiry Report on local government elections during Covid-19; with Minister
30 Jul 2021
The Committee met virtually with the Electoral Commission (IEC) to receive a briefing on the implications of the Moseneke inquiry report.
The IEC had appointed the inquiry to assess the likelihood that local government elections held in October would be free and fair. It reported that it had instituted ...
Home Affairs Quarter 2 & 3 2020/21 performance; IEC Commissioner remuneration; with Ministry
1 Jun 2021
In a virtual meeting, the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) presented its reports for quarters two and three of the 2020/21 financial year. Before the presentation, the Minister introduced the newly appointed head of the Department's counter-corruption unit, Ms Conny Moitse. ...
Automated Biometric Identification System (ABIS) Forensic Investigation Report; with Ministry
25 May 2021
In a virtual meeting, the Committee was briefed by the Department of Communications and Digital Technologies (DCDT), the State Information Technology Agency (SITA), and the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) on the Forensic Investigation Report on the Automated Biometric Identification System (ABIS) and how ...
IEC 2019/20 Annual Report; Home Affairs Budget: Committee Report; with Deputy Minister
18 May 2021
The Committee was briefed in a virtual meeting by the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) on its annual report and financial statements for the 2019/20 financial year. It also considered and adopted its report on the Budget ...
Refugee situation in Cape Town: stakeholder engagement; with Minister and Deputy Minister
11 May 2021
At a virtual meeting, the Committee received follow-up briefings on the progress made by various entities in matters relating to the protesting refugees in Cape Town. This included briefings from the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) the South African ...