Ms Zoe Kota-Fredericks

Zoe Kota-Fredericks

Appearances

  • Nhfc. 22 May 2013

    Chairperson, Minister Tokyo Sexwale, Minister Ben Martins, Minister Paul Mashatile, Minister Lulu Xingwana, Deputy Minister Ntuli, Deputy Minister Thoko Xasa, MEC Clifford Motsepe, chairperson of the portfolio committee, hon Dambuza, hon Members of Parliament, guests, Director-General Thabane Zulu and his team, chairpersons and CEOs of our housing institutions, I greet ...

  • Wasteful Expenditure By Government Departments (Minister's Response) 25 Apr 2013

    Deputy Speaker, I would like to respond to the statement made by hon Mpontshane. I would also like to assure the member that the houses that we demolished were of bad quality. We no longer build shoddy houses; we are building quality houses. The programme of demolishing houses is part ...

  • Appointment Of Allegedly Corrupt Officials In Free State (Minister's Response) 14 Mar 2013

    Hon Speaker, I think it is the democratic right of opposition parties to start campaigning. The reason why they start early is because they know they cannot stand in front of the ANC, because the record of the ANC speaks for itself. [Interjections.] There are only two issues that I ...

  • No441E 13 Mar 2013

    Hon member, I agree with you that rectification is a fruitless expenditure, but at the same time we must ensure the dignity of our people. It's important to ensure that houses that have cracks are rectified so that they don't fall on our people, because if that happens ...

  • No441E 13 Mar 2013

    Thank you, Hon Smith. Yes, we are compiling a register to blacklist those constructors who have given us this shoddy work and we are in the process of ensuring that we get back the government's money because we did not get the value for what this money has been ...

  • No441E 13 Mar 2013

    Mr Speaker, the member asked about the number of houses that have been rectified nationally and I am giving him a national breakdown of what has been rectified. If he wants an answer to the question he asked just now, then the member should have clarified his question. He must ...

  • No441E 13 Mar 2013

    Mr Speaker, I thank the hon member for asking the question. Our department focuses on building quality houses, and we are firm on that. Sadly, there are people who continue to deliver shoddy workmanship and, as stated in this House before, this cannot be tolerated. Therefore we are strengthening our ...

  • No441E 13 Mar 2013

    Mr Speaker, I will answer the second part of Mama Njobe's question because the first part of Mama Njobe's question has been already answered. Regarding the second part of the question, we have been utilising the National Home Builders Registration Council, NHBRC, for quality assurance. We are also ...

  • No4053E 21 Nov 2012

    Hon member, we will ensure that we get value for money. We will only use consultants for specified work and only when we need expertise to do work that is needed in the department. As I am saying, we are aware that the use of consultants is something that needs ...

  • No4053E 21 Nov 2012

    House Chairperson, the work that has been done by the sanitation team regarding the issue of sanitation has been reported to the portfolio committee. Members of the portfolio committee have been given the report by the department as far as the sanitation work is concerned.

    Of course, we understand that ...