Naledi Nokukhanya Chirwa

National Assembly

Naledi Nokukhanya Chirwa

About Naledi Nokukhanya Chirwa



Committee appearances

  • CCOD, OHSC & SAHPRA on their Mandates & Annual Performance Plans 2019/20 4 Sep 2019

    Ms N Chirwa (EFF) said the after-effects of mining were dysfunctional family units. They were fathers and brothers who had been taken away from their family units and sent to the mines to die. It was absolutely tragic that the means of acknowledging their deaths, loss and sickness was what ...
  • Engagement with the Elders on Universal Health Coverage 3 Sep 2019

    Ms N Chirwa (EFF) explained how SA was peculiar: it was much to do with the problem that the country had with corruption. Most objectives would have trickled down to the ground, except that public servants stole and there was no accountability mechanism. For example, there was a clinic in ...
  • NHI Bill [B11-2019]: Minister’s briefing; Council for Medical Schemes mandate & Annual Performance Plan 29 Aug 2019

    Ms N Chirwa (EFF) thanked DoH for the presentation and the Minister and Deputy Minister for joining them. She was concerned about the independence of the NHI board since it was appointed by and accounted to the Minister. How could Parliament and the public hold both the Minister and the ...
  • Legacy Report; Overview of Health Sector: Department briefing 28 Aug 2019

    Ms N Chirwa (EFF) asked when it comes to non-communicable diseases, why are some provinces doing extremely well on some diseases while neighbouring provinces are the inverse of that. What are the reasons for these differences? She asked the reasoning behind the differences in resource allocations for different provinces. She ...
  • Department of Health 2019/20 Annual Performance Plan 4 Jul 2019

    Ms N Chirwa (EFF) enquired about the relationship between the DOH and NGOs. What resources migrated between the two entities, since most accomplishments claimed by the Department were done by the NGOs at ground level? She also raised the subject of condom usage, commenting that the topic had not been ...

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  • Questions asked to the Minister of Justice and Correctional Services 9 Dec 2019

    Whether he has held any discussion with the National Prosecuting Authority on the desirability of prosecuting persons who fought for free quality education for all under the #FeesMustFall movement, in view of the fact that many of its activists are either in jail or still attending court cases?
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Justice and Correctional Services 9 Dec 2019

    Whether he (a) has engaged the President to pardon Fees Must Fall activist, Mr Khanya Cekeshe; if not, what is the position in this regard; if so, what is the status of the process of pardoning Mr Khanya Cekeshe?
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Health 28 Nov 2019

    Whether there is a proper drainage system at Middelburg Provincial Hospital; if not, why not; if so, what are the relevant details of how the drainage system is maintained on a timeous basis?

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Plenary appearances

  • STATE OF HOSPITAL IN FREE STATE (Member's Statement) 10 Sep 2019

    The state of the national hospital in Bloemfontein is shocking and embarrassing. The Minister of Health, member of the executive council, MEC, and the officials in the department must just bury their heads in shame, because the patients in these hospitals are drinking contaminated water. They are bathing in cold ...

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