2019 Budget: public hearings
27 Feb 2019
Mr M Chabangu (EFF, Free State) said the elderly deserved decent pensions to sustain their livelihoods. An R80 increment was an insult to pensioners. Pensioners should not be travelling all the way to Parliament all the time for them to not get anything.
2019 Budget: Parliamentary Budget Office briefing
26 Feb 2019
Mr M Chabangu (EFF, Free State) asked if the rationalisation of the public wage bill through the freezing of posts and retirement of public servants would also affect ministerial staff. As it stood, ministerial staff appointments were not properly regulated. Further, was government thinking about subsidising motorists in the near ...
2019 Budget: Minister of Finance briefing
21 Feb 2019
Mr M Chabangu (EFF) asked what unbundling, restructuring or reconfiguration of SOEs, as presented by the President at SONA and the Minister during his Budget speech, meant. There was need for a clear understanding on this. It was expected that the Budget would elaborate on this after the announcement by ...
Pre-Budget 2019: Parliamentary Budget Office briefing
19 Feb 2019
Mr M Chabangu (EFF, Free State) noted the proposal to have early childhood development (ECD) centres moving to the Department of Basic Education, as announced by the President during his State of the Nation Address. He asked for the PBO’s views on this. What were the reasons behind slow ...
Early Childhood Development Grant: Eastern Cape Department of Social Development, National Treasury & DSD follow-up
13 Feb 2019
Mr M Chabangu (EFF, Free State) seconded the proposal.