13 September 2019 - NW751
Hoosen, Mr MH to ask the Minister of Public Works and Infrastructure
(1) whether her department hosted any event and/or function related to its 2019 Budget Vote debate; if so, (a) where was each event held, (b) what was the total cost of each event and (c) what is the name of each person who was invited to attend each event as a guest; (2) whether any gifts were distributed to guests attending any of the events; if so, (a) what are the relevant details of the gifts distributed and (b) who sponsored the gifts?
The Minister of Public Works and Infrastructure
(1) The Minister invited Public Works MECs from all nine provinces to her office prior to the 2019 Budget Vote Debate. She provided snacks and cool drinks at the cost of R1 300. The Department of Public Works and Infrastructure had an Information Desk on the ground floor of 120 Plein Street Building.
(a), (b), and (c) Fall away
(2) No gifts were distributed to any guests.
(a) and (b) Fall away.