CGE board interviews: deliberation
14 Mar 2019
Ms S Khawula (EFF): 38, 65, 37, 75, 70, 72, 13, 85, 63 and 15.
Interviews; Committee Progress Report on CGE filling of vacancies
12 Mar 2019
The Chairperson stated that Ms M Khawula (EFF) and Dr S Thembekwayo (EFF) (Alt) were to assist each other as one was a permanent Member and the other an Alternate. In terms of voting, she said that Alternate Members did not vote and that only permanent Members voted but that ...
Mhlatuze Water Board & Umgeni Water Board 2017/18 Annual Reports
6 Mar 2019
Ms M Khawula (EFF) expressed concern about the money set aside for drought management that had gone missing, especially in KZN. She requested the board members present at the meeting to provide an explanation for the missing funds. She commented that the boards had not achieved anything tangible since the ...
Unfinished Water and Sanitation infrastructure projects
27 Feb 2019
Ms M Khawula (EFF) asked if there was a contractor on site, and if there were background checks and progress monitoring. In Giyani, boreholes were dug and most had no water -- had this been given the required attention? In ward 26 in Majuba Newcastle, there was a situation where there ...
Portfolio Committee on Rural Development and Land Reform, (National Assembly), with Portfolio Committee on Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries and Water and Sanitation Land Reform Presidential Advisory Panel briefing
20 Feb 2019
Ms M Khawula (EFF) spoke in isiZulu. Her input was followed by an argument between her and the Chairperson about whether there would be a translation of Ms Khawula’s input. After a discussion between them, it was agreed that the translator could translate very briefly.
Shortlisting of candidates; Correspondence
19 Feb 2019
Ms M Khawula (EFF) asked why the meeting was taking place if the fingerprints had not been received. She asked if it was not wasteful expenditure.
War on Leaks Programme: DWS, Rand Water and Energy & Water SETA; Bucket Eradication Programme: DWS, COGTA & Bloem Water briefing
13 Feb 2019
Ms M Khawula (EFF) asked if the plastic taps were reparable and how much a steel tap costs. People are unemployed and have to buy these expensive taps. People did not benefit from the artisans – people were being trained with no prospects for permanent employment. These artisans are not used ...
Deliberation on criteria for short-listing candidates
23 Jan 2019
Ms M Khawula (EFF) commented that when the process had started there were 90 candidates, now there were 88. Would Human Resources be able to look into the qualifications of all the candidates by the time that the Committee did the shortlisting? She was concerned that some people who could ...
Commission for Gender Equality filling of vacancies update
22 Jan 2019
Ms M Khawula (EFF) spoke in isZulu. Check audio 15:07 minutes.
Committee Legacy and Annual Reports
4 Dec 2018
Ms M Khawula (EFF) commented there were always problems when they have got to visit other countries for study tours to learn about what makes women dignified in the countries they planned to visit, especially to know challenges facing them in terms of sexual abuse, sex work, and violence against ...