ICASA 2020/21 Annual Performance Plan
16 May 2020
Mr T Gumbu (ANC) commended ICASA, stating that they were doing good work. He asked for clarity on the delays relating to the national radio frequency plans.
ICASA Council: candidate interview; MDDA Board appointment process
4 May 2020
Mr T Gumbu (ANC) said he supported 20 shortlisted candidates as the maximum number.
Convergence of entities reporting to Department & appointment process of SOE board members: briefing
3 Mar 2020
Mr T Gumbu (ANC) commented that there were no clear timelines in terms of the vacancies as regards officials who had resigned and those who were now engaged in an acting capacity, as listed in the briefing, particularly in SAPO. He asked the Department to improve on this point.
Draft Performance Management System of ICASA Councillors; Implementation of Broadcast Digital Migration policy
4 Feb 2020
Mr T Gumbu (ANC) sought clarity on the CWP participants and how they are assisting on the rollout of the process. In addition, he asked the Department to share some light on on-the-ground challenges that are faced or might be faced by the CWP.
SITA action plan to respond to matters raised by Auditor-General; Department of Communications & Digital Technologies on Performance Agreements of Councillors of ICASA
26 Nov 2019
Mr T Gumbu (ANC) asked if there were any cases that had been withdrawn. How many are they? Were the disciplinary actions taken only against officials or were there other Board members and executive committees that were subjected to it? Was the Loss Control Committee (LCC) established only after SITA ...
ICASA, Sentech, SITA, Broadband Infranco, USAASA, USAF, SAPO, ZADNA, NEMISA, FPB & SABC 2018/19 Annual Reports
15 Oct 2019
Mr T Gumbu (ANC) commended Sentech. They had a clean audit and profit as well as a healthy balance sheet. They were doing well.
SABC on turnaround strategy & implementation of recommendations emanating from reports
17 Sep 2019
Mr T Gumbu (ANC) asked how the meeting between National Treasury (NT) and the SABC had gone, and when the funds would be released to the SABC. He commented that he had heard a radio broadcast that mentioned that the SABC was not going to cover the Rugby World Cup ...
SIU on SABC investigations; ICASA Quarter 1 performance
10 Sep 2019
Mr T Gumbu (ANC) asked if the two SABC executives who had resigned during the investigation would still be subject to a disciplinary process. He asked for specific names where the report simply referred to ‘a board member’.
Department & entities Quarter 1 performance
3 Sep 2019
Mr T Gumbu (ANC) asked what the preconditions were, as set out by Treasury, for the SABC to get R3.2b.
Department on state of the reconfiguration
27 Aug 2019
Mr T Gumbu (ANC) said there is a need to interface with other portfolio committees. Instead of asking the Department when is SABC getting paid, this is something that should be asked of Treasury. This speaks to how often does the Committee interface on its own on these matters without ...