Ms Mapule Veronica Mafolo

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Mapule Veronica Mafolo

About Mapule Veronica Mafolo

Committee Meetings Attended

  • Mineral Resources and Energy State Capture allegations: process; Department of Mineral Resources Quarter 1 performance
    12 Sep 2018

    The Committee was briefed by the Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) on its first quarter performance report for the 2018/2019 financial year, and deliberated on the progress made on its inquiry into allegations of corruption in the DMR.

    The DMR said its overall expenditure up to 30 June 2018 had ...

  • Mineral Resources and Energy Department of Mineral Resources Quarter 4 performance; Oversight Reports
    5 Sep 2018

    The Department of Mineral Resources briefed the Committee on their 4th Quarterly report.

    The overall expenditure up to 31 March 2018  (4th quarter) amounted to R1.779 billion or 99.8% of the total allocated budget of R1.779 billion for the 2017/18 financial year resulting in an underspending of R2.8 million or ...

  • Telecommunications and Postal Services IKAMVA Bill: deliberations, with Minister
    4 Sep 2018

    The previous board of the Universal Service and Access Agency of South Africa (USAASA) got chopped because it was a law unto itself.

    The Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services, Mr Siyabonga Cwele, brought this to light when he briefed the Committee about the status of the USAASA  with regard to board ...

  • Mineral Resources and Energy Minister of Mineral Resources on current state of department
    22 Aug 2018

    The Minister started off by saying he hears of developments since taking over, “Unfortunately leadership is a continuous process. When I took office I took office voetstoots with all its problems and glory”. There is nothing he disowns and he accepts that everything in DMR is his responsibility now.

    Seven ...

  • Mineral Resources and Energy Optimum Coal Mine; Shiva Uranium Mine; Lily Mine progress report; State Capture Inquiry programme
    30 May 2018

    The Department of Mineral Resources presented its findings on the latest developments at the Tegeta mines since its last meeting with the Portfolio Committee. The Committee was also updated on the thwarted efforts of its support staff to interview potential witnesses to try to garner more evidence of state capture ...

  • Mineral Resources and Energy Section 54 notices & Chamber of Mines proposal; State Capture inquiry programme
    23 May 2018

    Members were briefed by the Department on Mineral Resources (DMR) on progress in resolving Section 54 notice challenges and the DMR response to the Chamber of Mines proposal. The enforcement measures are meant to encourage compliance with the Mine Health and Safety (MHS) Act and achieve the goal of zero ...

  • Telecommunications and Postal Services Telecommunications and Postal Services Budget: Committee Report, with Deputy Minister
    8 May 2018

    The Committee decided not to adopt its budget vote report after discussion during the meeting revealed that there were discrepancies and confusion in respect of some of the figures, and these needed to be corrected. It also told the Universal Service and Access Agency of South Africa Universal Service and ...

  • Mineral Resources and Energy State Capture Inquiry into ex-Mineral Resources Minister: Terms of Reference / Witnesses; Committee DMR Budget Report
    25 Apr 2018

    A Parliamentary Legal Adviser presented the envisaged terms of reference to the Committee. The background to the inquiry was the release in 2016 of a report by the then Public Protector, that contained findings that pointed to governance failures and maladministration in the DMR, and information on conflict of interest ...

  • Economic Development Department Economic Development & ITAC 2018/19 Annual Performance Plan; with Minister
    27 Mar 2018

    The Minister of Economic Development outlined the mandate of the Department, which was to align the plans of all the national departments to the National Development Plan and National Growth Path to ensure that the country experienced growth in both the economy and the number of jobs created. He described ...

  • Telecommunications and Postal Services SASSA Project: South African Post Office progress report
    13 Feb 2018

    South African Post Office briefed the Committee on its readiness to migrate social grant beneficiaries to its new integrated grant payment systems. It sought to clarify the confusion and panic surrounding the South African Social Security Agency’s urgent application to the Constitutional Court. SAPO assured Members of Parliament that SASSA ...