Recognition of Customary Marriages A/B & Customary Initiation Bill: Negotiating Mandates
30 Sep 2020
Mr M Kama (ANC) said he wanted to agree with legal adviser’s view that this Bill is not concerned with recognition of leadership. He said he did not want the current process to interfere with other processes, such as the recognition of traditional leadership.
Recognition of Customary Marriages Amendment Bill: public hearings
22 Sep 2020
Mr M Kama (ANC) sought clarity on Mr Xego’s question on the recognition of traditional leaders in the Western Cape considering that this influences how initiations would be coordinated moving forward. He understood the clarity provided by Ms Williams that the Act has no commencement date yet. However, he ...
Land Occupation and Evictions: stakeholder engagements
16 Sep 2020
Mr M Kama (ANC) asked why the lack of access to land for human settlement was not considered in the problem statement. Were the Departments of Safety and Human Settlements working together to resolve factors resulting in land invasions or evictions? Are there officers who are part of the Western ...
PSC Report on WC Education’s head contract extension: Premier & MEC briefing
15 Sep 2020
Mr M Kama (ANC) said holding the Executive to account does not undermine anybody’s service provided to government. He asked if the HOD’s post was advertised when Mr Schreuder reached the age of 65. If not, what were the reasons? He asked if the post was advertised after ...
SAPS Victim Empowerment Programme: WC Ombudsman & SAPS briefing; Input from Lucinda Evans
8 Sep 2020
Mr M Kama (ANC) welcomed the presentations and thanked Ms Evans for the work done. He applauded Mr Brand for allowing capable women to lead the WCPO presentation as this is significant in changing the narrative that women are incapable in our society. On the data collection presented in the ...