Daily Schedule for 2021-02-11

[THURSDAY, 11 FEBRUARY 2021] THIRD SESSION, SIXTH PARLIAMENT
                                                        

PARLIAMENT OF THE
REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA

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NATIONAL ASSEMBLY


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NATIONAL COUNCIL OF PROVINCES

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MEETINGS OF
COMMITTEES
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NB: Please note that this document is subject to frequent updating. Stakeholders wishing to attend meetings listed here should contact the relevant contact numbers to ascertain whether the agendas for the meetings have been amended. For contact numbers see Appendix A.


THURSDAY, 11 FEBRUARY 2021

National Assembly Programme Committee, Virtual Meeting Platform, 08:30

FRIDAY, 12 FEBRUARY 2021

Portfolio Committee on Higher Education, Science and Technology, (National Assembly), [Briefing by Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT) on governance and other related matters], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services, (National Assembly), [Adoption of BRRR; Meeting with Legal Aid South Africa to deal with allegations aired on Enca Checkpoint episode], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30

Portfolio Committee on Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the City of Ekurhuleni on the petition received from Banaero Park, Kempton Park and progress made in addressing challenges received from the petition of Actonville in Kempton Park], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

TUESDAY, 16 FEBRUARY 2021

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of committee report on BRRR], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00

Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry, (National Assembly), [Consideration of the draft programme], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-09:30

Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry, (National Assembly), [Status reports from the SABS and the NRCS on progress regarding the implementation of its turnaround strategy], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-12:00

Standing Committee on Appropriations, (National Assembly), [Briefing by National Treasury on the 3rd Quarter Expenditure Patterns for the 2020/21financial year; Adoption of Committee’s Annual Report for 2020], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR), South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) the City of Cape Town (CoCT) and the Department of Home Affairs on the integration or repatriation of protesting refugees from the Green Market Square, Cape Town CBD; Briefing by the Committee Researcher on the Impact of the State of the Nation Address on Home Affairs and Content Advisor on the checklist of outstanding recommendations; Adoption of outstanding minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Tourism, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Tourism (NDT) and Small Enterprise Finance Agency (Sefa) on the Tourism Equity Fund (TEF); Analysis of the State of the Nation Address (SoNA) on issues for Tourism Sector; Consideration of draft minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development, (National Assembly), [Response by DALRRD to SONA pronouncements in respect of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development; Consideration and adoption of draft minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [Report on Firearms Amnesty; Adoption of minutes and reports], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Sport, Arts and Culture, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the National Heritage Council of South Africa on their 2019/2020 Annual Report; Consideration and adoption of committee minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Transport, (National Assembly), [Public Hearings on the Civil Aviation Amendment Bill [B 44 – 2018]], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of 2021 1st Term Draft Committee Programme; Adoption of outstanding minutes; Adoption of the Report on Revised Annual Performance Plans and Strategic Plans of the DCDT and its entities; Briefing by the Department on the report of the Project Team on the implementation of Broadcast Digital Migration (BDM) policy], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Interaction on the State of Govan Mbeki Local Municipality by: Govan Mbeki Municipality; Office of the Auditor-General of South Africa (AGSA); SALGA; Provincial Treasury; Provincial Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs; and Department of Cooperative Governance (DCoG)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Progress report by the North West Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs on the state of Dr JS Moroka - and Lekwa Local Municipalities], Virtual Meeting Platform, 19:00-22:00

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of Draft Minutes and Draft Reports; Briefing by the Department of Basic Education on the Second Quarterly Report on the Performance of the Department of Basic Education (2020/21); Updated Status Report on Introduction of Coding and Robotics], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-12:30

Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Acting Solicitor General on turnaround strategy of the State Attorney Office], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30

Portfolio Committee on Environment, Forestry and Fisheries, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of the Committee Budgetary Review and Recommendations Report, 2020 (BRRR); Adoption of the Committee Annual Report for 2020; Adoption of minutes of the previous meetings; Briefing by the DEFF Poaching of South Africa’s biodiversity: affected species, relevant statistics/trends in the past five years to-date and law enforcement efforts (national, regional and/or international cooperation), successes and challenges and envisaged approaches for overturning them; Additional items as per the Committee resolutions of 26 January 2021 meeting: Annual Rhino Plan; update on elephant master plan; wild life economy], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Select Committee on Finance, (National Council of Provinces), [Consideration of policy issues and consideration of the bill clause by clause], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30

Select Committee on Trade and Industry, Economic Development, Small Business Development, Tourism, Employment and Labour, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Department of Small Business Development on its 2019/20 annual report; Consideration and adoption of report on National Gambling Amendment Bill [B 27B -2018] (s76) and outstanding reports and minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Human Settlements on the Second Quarter (July to September 2020) and Third Quarter (Oct – Dec 2020)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

WEDNESDAY, 17 FEBRUARY 2021

Standing Committee on Finance, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of outstanding minutes (July 2020 – December 2020)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00

Standing Committee on Appropriations, (National Assembly), [Briefing by Office of the Chief Procurement Officer on the deviations and expansions for the 3rd Quarter of the 2020/21 financial year], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of the 1st quarter programme; Consideration and adoption of the 2020/21 First and Second Quarter report; Consideration and adoption of the minutes of a meeting held on 25 November 2020], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Select Committee on Public Enterprises and Communication, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by DENEL on its financial challenges and legal challenges regarding a court order to pay outstanding employee’s salaries], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [Follow-up on BRRR recommendations: Civilian Secretariat and PSIRA], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the DTIC on its second and third quarter financial and non-financial performance], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Select Committee on Appropriations, (National Council of Provinces), [Hearing with identified provinces on first and second quarter Agricultural Sector provincial conditional grant expenditure for 2020/21 financial year], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Transport, (National Assembly), [Public Hearings on the Civil Aviation Amendment Bill [B 44 – 2018]], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Engagement on petition by: Mogalakwena Local Municipaltiy; Greater Giyani Local Municipality], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services, (National Assembly), [Deliberations on the Criminal Related Matters Amendment Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30

Portfolio Committee on Public Service and Administration, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Statistics Council and Statistician-General on the impact of the budget shortfall impacting on the Compensation of Employees and critical statistics; Briefing by the Minister of Finance on the current and future budget intervention to address historic budget shortfalls impacting on the efficacy of the Statistics South Africa to render its services effectively; Consideration and adoption of the previous minutes; Consideration and adoption of the first and second quarterly reports 2020/2021], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans, (National Assembly), [Briefing by South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (Sahpra) on the DOD procurement of Heberon ® Alfa R (Heberon); Briefing by DOD (Surgeon General) on the procurement of Heberon ® Alfa R (Heberon); Briefing by DOD (CFO & Chief Logistic) on the procurement of Heberon ® Alfa R (Heberon); Consideration and adoption of minutes of previous meeting], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Social Development, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Social Development on the implications of the Children’s Amendment Bill [B18 – 2020] in relation to the adoption services; Consideration and adoption of the revised First Term Committee programme; Adoption of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

Select Committee on Transport, Public Service and Administration, Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Rail Safety Regulator (RSR) on its Annual Report 2019/20], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00


THURSDAY, 18 FEBRUARY 2021

Select Committee on Finance, (National Council of Provinces), [Consideration and adoption of committee report on Audit Professions Amendment bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, After Joint Sitting

Joint Standing Committee on Defence, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by National Conventional Arms Control Committee (NCACC) on the 2020 3rd Quarterly Report; Consideration of Letter from the President dated 3 February 2021; Adoption of Minutes of 4 February 2021], Virtual Meeting Platform, 18:00-21:00


TUESDAY, 23 FEBRUARY 2021

Joint Meeting: Standing Committee on Finance, Standing Committee on Appropriations, Select Committee on Finance and Select Committee on Appropriations, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces),  [Pre-Briefing by PBO on the 2021 Budget], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00

Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing and update by Ministers of Home Affairs and Communications and Digital Technologies on the steps taken to deal with people who were involved with the Automated Biometric Identification System (ABIS) / EOH contract; Adoption of outstanding minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00


Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [Consideration of Petition from Mrs Kinnear, calling for the Assembly to source information surrounding the death of her late husband, Lieutenant-Colonel Kinnear], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Sport, Arts and Culture, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the SASCOC and Athletics South Africa on preparations and readiness for the 2021 Olympic Games], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the SABC on its 2019/20 Annual Report and all outstanding issues; Discussion of the Committee on the status report of SABC], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing on government debt owed to municipalities], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Progress report from the IMTT on debts owed to Eskom by municipalities], Virtual Meeting Platform, 19:00-22:00

Select Committee on Trade and Industry, Economic Development, Small Business Development, Tourism, Employment and Labour, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Department of Tourism on its 2019/20 annual report], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Select Committee on Trade and Industry, Economic Development, Small Business Development, Tourism, Employment and Labour, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by South African Tourism on its 2019/20 annual report], Virtual Meeting Platform, 12:00-14:00

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of draft minutes and reports; Briefing by the Department of Basic Education on the Analysis, Implications and Impact of the President’s SONA 2021; Joint Meeting with Higher Education on Admissions and NSFAS Funding and Support], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-12:30

Portfolio Committee on Environment, Forestry and Fisheries, (National Assembly), [Adoption of minutes of the previous meeting; Briefing by DEFF on South Africa’s strategic progress in implementing the Paris Agreement; Briefing by DEFF on the implementing of Carbon Tax and Carbon Budgets in South Africa (two departments and two related approaches, how would they be integrated and work? Has there been such a combination of mitigation instruments elsewhere?], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Departments of Human Settlements and Water and Sanitation on their response to SONA; Consideration and adoption of minutes and reports], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-12:00

Select Committee on Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy, (National Council of Provinces), [Negotiating Mandate Meeting on the National Forest Amendment Bill [B11B – 2016] (s76) and Consideration and Adoption of Minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-16:00


WEDNESDAY, 24 FEBRUARY 2021

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of minutes of previous meetings; Progress report by the DPWI on the implementation of the oversight reports recommendations (Beitbridge, Jersey Barrier Wall and Parliamentary Villages)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [Follow-up on BRRR recommendations: SAPS and IPID; Briefing by CSPS on the SAPS Amendment Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing by National Treasury on non-delegated municipalities], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Public Service and Administration, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Government Employee Medical Scheme on the allegations of the racial profiling, transformation and findings of the Advocate Ngcukaitobi report; Briefing by the Department of Public Service and Administration on the progress made regarding the Government Employees Housing Scheme and challenges encountered by public servants in accessing the benefit/scheme; Consideration and adoption of the first and second quarterly reports 2020/2021], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Defence on its 2nd and 3rd Quarterly Report; Update by DOD on irregular expenditure, its regularisation and consequence management; Briefing by Armscor on progress regarding the re-establishment of maintenance capability at the Armscor Dockyard; Consideration and adoption of minutes of previous meeting], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

Joint Meeting: Standing Committee on Finance, Standing Committee on Appropriations, Select Committee on Finance and Select Committee on Appropriations, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [2021 Budget Lock-up Session], Committee Room E249, Second Floor, National Assembly Building, 11:00-14:00

Select Committee on Transport, Public Service and Administration, Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Independent Ports Regulator on its Annual Report 2019/20], Virtual Meeting Platform, 12:00-15:00


THURSDAY, 25 FEBRUARY 2021

Joint Meeting: Standing Committee on Finance, Standing Committee on Appropriations, Select Committee on Finance and Select Committee on Appropriations, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Minister of Finance on the 2021 Budget], Virtual Meeting Platform, 12:30-15:00


FRIDAY, 26 FEBRUARY 2021

Portfolio Committee on Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Water and Sanitation on tabling of an international agreement in Parliament in terms of section 231(4) of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996 – this relates to the Agreement between the Government of Cuba and the Government of the Republic of South Africa on cooperation in the fields of water resources management and water supply [Letter submitted to Parliament by Minister L Sisulu on 16 November 2020]; Briefing by the Department of Water and Sanitation on the agreement between the Department and the Netherlands Government; Briefing by the Department of Water and Sanitation on the agreement between the Department and Lesotho Government; Consideration and adoption of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

Joint Standing Committee on the Financial Management of Parliament, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Adoption of Committee minutes: 2 Dec 2020; Briefings by the Auditor-General of South Africa, and the acting Secretary to Parliament on the institution’s performance in 2019/20], Virtual Meeting Platform, 12:00-15:00


TUESDAY, 2 MARCH 2021

Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Standing Committee on Refugees Affairs (SCRA) and the Refugees Appeals Authority of South Africa (RAASA) on their work and challenges concerning Refugees and Asylum Seekers; Adoption of outstanding minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00


Portfolio Committee on Sport, Arts and Culture, (National Assembly), [Briefing by Basketball South Africa on their 2019/20 Annual Report and all other pertinent matters; Consideration and adoption of committee minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the DCDT and entities on 2nd Quarter Expenditure and Performance Reports], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Joint Meeting: Standing Committee on Finance, Standing Committee on Appropriations, Select Committee on Finance and Select Committee on Appropriations, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by PBO on the 2021 Budget (and FFC briefing for Finance Committees)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00

Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [Appointment of the National Forensic Oversight Ethics Board; Follow-up meeting with the DNA Board on the progress report], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Engagement on the state of municipalities with Dr Ruth Segomotsi Mompati District Municipality and all local Municipalities: Dr Ruth Segomotsi Mompati District Municipality; Greater Taung Local Muncipality; Kagisano-Molopo Local Municipality; Mamusa local Municipality; Naledi Local Municipality; Lekwa-Teemane Local Municipality; Office of the AG; SALGA; Provincial Cogta and Treasury; DCoG], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Engagement on the state of municipalities with Dr Ruth Segomotsi Mompati District Municipality and all local Municipalities: Dr Ruth Segomotsi Mompati District Municipality; Greater Taung Local Muncipality; Kagisano-Molopo Local Municipality; Mamusa local Municipality; Naledi Local Municipality; Lekwa-Teemane Local Municipality; Office of the AG; SALGA; Provincial Cogta and Treasury; DCoG], Virtual Meeting Platform, 19:00-22:00

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of draft minutes and reports; Updated Status Report on: Support for Learners with Special Education Needs; or ECD Migration], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-12:30

Portfolio Committee on Environment, Forestry and Fisheries, (National Assembly), [Adoption of minutes of the previous meeting; Briefing on the Second and Third Quarter Performance Reports for 2020/21 by the Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of First Quarter Reports (1 April to 30 June 2020/21) for Human Settlements; Briefing by the Department of Human Settlements on the Second (July to Sept 2020/21) and Third Quarter Report (Oct to Dec 2020/21); Consideration and adoption of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00


WEDNESDAY, 3 MARCH 2021

Joint Meeting: Standing Committee on Finance and Select Committee on Finance, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Public hearings on the Fiscal Framework and Revenue Proposal], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the DPWI on progress to complete Memoranda of Understanding with provinces to ensure the expeditious opening of shelters for GBVF survivors], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [Briefing by AGSA on the progress audit findings of the Departments and Entities; Briefing by the Human Rights Commission on the following matters: Deaths in the Western Cape; National Peer Review Mechanism; and Police brutality], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), Engagement on the state of municipalities with Amathole District Municipality and all local municipalities: Amathole District Municipality; Raymond Mahlaba Local Muncipality; Amathlati Local Municipality; Great Kei local Municipality; Mnquma Local Municipality; Mbashe Local Municipality; Office of the AG; SALGA; Provincial Cogta and Treasury; DCoG], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Engagement on the state of municipalities with Amathole District Municipality and all local municipalities: Amathole District Municipality; Raymond Mahlaba Local Muncipality; Amathlati Local Municipality; Great Kei local Municipality; Mnquma Local Municipality; Mbashe Local Municipality; Office of the AG; SALGA; Provincial Cogta and Treasury; DCoG], Virtual Meeting Platform, 19:00-22:00

Portfolio Committee on Small Business Development, (National Assembly), [Consideration and Adoption of minutes; Briefing on 2020/21 Quarter Two Performance Report by the Department of Small Business Development], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Engagement with Teacher Unions], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-12:30

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Engagement with SGB National Structure], Virtual Meeting Platform, 14:00-17:00

Portfolio Committee on Public Service and Administration, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Public Service and Administration on the update intended to amend the Public Service Act 1994 and Public Administration Management Act 2014 and highlight provision requiring amendments; Briefing by the Public Service Commission on the monitoring of the implementation of the constitutional values and principles of the public administration; Briefing by the National School of Government on the impact of Covid-19 on the provision of education, training and development and its budget; Consideration and adoption of the minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans, (National Assembly), [Briefing by DMV on the 2nd and 3rd Quarter Report; DMV on the progress on the finalisation of the National database of Military Veterans; Briefing by Appeal Board of DMV on its functioning (follow up meeting); Consideration and adoption of minutes of previous meeting], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00


FRIDAY, 5 MARCH 2021

Joint Meeting: Standing Committee on Finance and Select Committee on Finance, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Responses by National Treasury on submissions receive in the Fiscal Framework and Revenue Proposal], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00

Portfolio Committee on Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, (National Assembly), [Briefing by Water Research Commission on the assessment made on the importance and cost implications of water desalination as part of the future water supply], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-14:00

Joint Standing Committee on the Financial Management of Parliament, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Adoption of Committee minutes: 26 February 2021; Briefing by the acting Secretary to Parliament on the institution’s: risk management strategy; and the implementation of action plans to attend to concerns raised in the 2019/20 Annual Report of the Parliament of the RSA], Virtual Meeting Platform, 12:00-15:00


TUESDAY, 9 MARCH 2021

Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs, (National Assembly), [Briefing by Lawyers for Human Rights on the matter of statelessness in South Africa; Briefing by the DHA on their Budget and plans; Adoption of outstanding minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00


Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [Interviews with Members of the Critical Infrastructure Council], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00




Portfolio Committee on Sport, Arts and Culture, (National Assembly), [Briefing by Caster Semenya Management on issues relating to her case on the new International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) Regulations, her appeal and way forward; Briefing by the Department of Sport, Arts and Culture on the Covid 19 Relief fund], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the USAASA/USAF on its 2019/20 Annual Report and all outstanding issues], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Engagement on the state of municipalities with Lejweleputsa District Municipality and all local Municipalities: Lejweleputsa District Municipality; Masilonyana Local Muncipality; Mathjabeng Local Municipality; Nala Local Municipality; Tswelopele Local Municipality; Tokologo Local Municipality; Office of the AG; SALGA; Provincial Cogta and Treasury; DCoG], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Engagement on the state of municipalities with Lejweleputsa District Municipality and all local Municipalities: Lejweleputsa District Municipality; Masilonyana Local Muncipality; Mathjabeng Local Municipality; Nala Local Municipality; Tswelopele Local Municipality; Tokologo Local Municipality; Office of the AG; SALGA; Provincial Cogta and Treasury; DCoG], Virtual Meeting Platform, 19:00-22:00

Joint Meeting: Standing Committee on Finance and Select Committee on Finance, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Consideration and adoption of committee report on 2020 Fiscal Framework and Revenue Proposal], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Consideration and Adoption of Draft Minutes and Draft Reports; Briefing on 2020 National Senior Certificate (NSC) Examinations Outcomes by: Department of Basic Education (DBE); Council for Quality Assurance in General and Further Education and Training (Umalusi)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-12:30

Portfolio Committee on Environment, Forestry and Fisheries, (National Assembly), [Adoption of minutes of the previous meeting; Briefing on the Second and Third Quarter Performance Reports for 2020/21 of the Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries Entities: SAWS; SANParks; SANBI; Isimangaliso Wetland Park Authority], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Select Committee on Trade and Industry, Economic Development, Small Business Development, Tourism, Employment and Labour, (National Council of Provinces), [Internal Committee’s Capacity Development Programme focusing on Trade and Industry Policy], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-14:00

Portfolio Committee on Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of First Quarter Report (1 April to 30 June 2020/21) for Water and Sanitation; Briefing by the Department of Water and Sanitation on the Second (July to Sept 2020/21) and Third Quarter Report (Oct to Dec 2020/21); Consideration and adoption of minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-14:00

Select Committee on Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy, (National Council of Provinces), [Negotiating Mandate Meeting on the National Environmental Management Laws Amendment Bill [B14D – 2017] (s76); Consideration and Adoption of Minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-16:00


WEDNESDAY, 10 MARCH 2021

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the DPWI and PMTE on the 2020/21 Third Quarter performance], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Police, (National Assembly), [Follow-up meeting with SAPS Forensics Division progress report], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Communications, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the SITA on its turnaround plan; Adoption of committee annual report; Seminar Wits Link Centre on the role of the Legislature in a digital society], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Engagement on the state of municipalities with Uthukela District Municipality and all local Municipalities: Uthukela District Municipality; Inkosi Langalibalele Local Muncipality; Alfred Duma Local Municipality; Okahlamba local Municipality; Office of the AG; SALGA; Provincial Cogta and Treasury; DCoG], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Public Service and Administration, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation on the performance agreements of the Accounting Officers for 2020/21 financial year in the public service and alignment to the MTSF 2019-24; Briefing by the Department of Public Service and Administration on the progress made in filling Heads of Department post and the period were vacant in the public service; Briefing by the Board of Brand South Africa on the update regarding finalisation of suspended Chief Executive Officer and outline the plan to stabilise the institution at the leadership positions; Consideration and adoption of the minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Small Business Development, (National Assembly), [Consideration and Adoption of minutes; Briefing on 2020/21 Quarter Two Performance Reports by both Small Enterprise Development Agency (Seda) and Small Enterprise Finance Agency (sefa)], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the DoD Audit Committee and Internal Audit on measures to detect and prevent financial irregularities; Briefing by the DMV Audit Committee and Internal Audit on measures to detect and present financial irregularities; Consideration and adoption of minutes of previous meeting], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

Select Committee on Appropriations, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by National Treasury on the 2021 Division of Revenue Bill], Committee Room M46, Ground Floor, Marks Building, 10:00-13:00

Select Committee on Transport, Public Service and Administration, Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Centre for Public Service Innovation (CPSI) on its Annual Report 2019/20], Virtual Meeting Platform, 12:00-15:00

Select Committee on Public Enterprises and Communication, (National Council of Provinces), [Update by ESKOM on the unbundling process (of ESKOM) as announced by the Minister], Virtual Meeting Platform, 15:00-18:00


FRIDAY, 12 MARCH 2021

Portfolio Committee on Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of petitions report], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-17:00

Joint Standing Committee on the Financial Management of Parliament, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Adoption of Committee minutes: 5 March 2021; Briefing by the acting Secretary to Parliament on the institution’s performance in the third quarter of the 2019], Virtual Meeting Platform, 12:00-15:00


TUESDAY, 16 MARCH 2021

Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs, (National Assembly), [Public Hearings on the Electoral Laws Second Amendment Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Sport, Arts and Culture, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Sport, Arts and Culture on the 2020/2021 2nd Quarter Report; Progress report by the Department of Sport, Arts and Culture on the merger of the two departments; Consideration and adoption of committee minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Engagement on the state of municipalities with Frances Baard District Municipality and all local Municipalities: Frances Baard District Municipality; Sol Plaatjie Local Muncipality; Phokwane Local Municipality; Magareng Local Municipality; Dikgatlong Local Municipality; Local Municipality; Office of the AG; SALGA; Provincial Cogta and Treasury; DCoG], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Engagement on the state of municipalities with Frances Baard District Municipality and all local Municipalities: Frances Baard District Municipality; Sol Plaatjie Local Muncipality; Phokwane Local Municipality; Magareng Local Municipality; Dikgatlong Local Municipality; Local Municipality; Office of the AG; SALGA; Provincial Cogta and Treasury; DCoG], Virtual Meeting Platform, 19:00-22:00






Select Committee on Trade and Industry, Economic Development, Small Business Development, Tourism, Employment and Labour, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Department of Trade, Industry and Competition; Provincial Members of Executive Councils (MEC’s); and District Mayors on Special Economic Zones and Industrial Parks on realizing Government policy outcomes in respect of investments, economic growth and job creation at provincial and local government level], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-14:00

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of draft minutes and reports; Briefing by the Department of Basic Education on a Status Update on Impact of COVID-19 on Schooling], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-12:30

Portfolio Committee on Environment, Forestry and Fisheries, (National Assembly), [Adoption of minutes of the previous meeting; Briefing by the Department on the none rehabilitation of the acid mine drainage water in Witbank], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Select Committee on Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy, (National Council of Provinces), [Committee debriefing and planning for the second term Consideration and Adoption of Minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00



WEDNESDAY, 17 MARCH 2021

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Assembly), [Report by the DPWI on work completed to strengthen its mandate with specific reference to the Draft Public Works Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-12:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Engagement on the state of municipalities with Sekhukune District Municipality and all local Municipalities: Sekhukune District Municipality; Ephraim Mogale Local Muncipality; Elias Motswaledi Local Municipality; Fetakgomo-Greater Tubatse Local Municipality; Makhudu-thamaga Local Municipality; Office of the AG; SALGA; Provincial Cogta and Treasury; DCoG], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, (National Assembly), [Engagement on the state of municipalities with Sekhukune District Municipality and all local Municipalities: Sekhukune District Municipality; Ephraim Mogale Local Muncipality; Elias Motswaledi Local Municipality; Fetakgomo-Greater Tubatse Local Municipality; Makhudu-thamaga Local Municipality; Office of the AG; SALGA; Provincial Cogta and Treasury; DCoG], Virtual Meeting Platform, 19:00-22:00









Portfolio Committee on Public Service and Administration, (National Assembly), [Briefing by the Department of Public Service and Administration on the Labour Court judgement concerning the last implementation of the Multi-Year Salary Agreement and future plans for the salaries for the public servants; Briefing by the Public Service Commission on the report of the public servants doing business with any organs of the State and linkages to their financial disclosure forms; Briefing by the Department of Public Service and Administration to provide comprehensive monitoring report on public servants continue doing business with the state and number of officials fined/or imprisoned as per Public Service Regulations, Regulation 13 (c); Adoption of Annual Report of the Committee for the year 2020; Consideration and adoption of the previous minutes], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Small Business Development, (National Assembly), [Consideration and adoption of minutes; Briefing on 2020/21 Quarter Three Performance Reports of the Department of Small Business Development and its entities], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans, (National Assembly), [Briefing by DOD on Operation Thusano; Meeting with KZN Provincial Department and Stakeholders (Tracking Companies) on efforts to curb vehicles’ smuggling at the landline borders; Consideration and adoption of minutes of previous meeting], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

Select Committee on Appropriations, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by Financial and Fiscal Commission & PBO on the 2021 Division of Revenue Bill], Virtual Meeting Platform, 10:00-13:00

Select Committee on Transport, Public Service and Administration, Public Works and Infrastructure, (National Council of Provinces), [Briefing by the Cross Border Road Transport Agency (C-BRTA) on its Annual Report 2019/20], Virtual Meeting Platform, 12:00-15:00

Select Committee on Public Enterprises and Communication, (National Council of Provinces), [Joint meeting with SENTECH and Broadband Infraco to get an update on the pending merger], Virtual Meeting Platform, 15:00-18:00


FRIDAY, 19 MARCH 2021

Portfolio Committee on Environment, Forestry and Fisheries, (National Assembly), [Adoption of minutes of the previous meeting; Briefing on the Update regarding the functioning of the Waste Bureau to meet its mandate of planning and implementing all waste streams; Progress in Waste Tyre Management], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:30-13:00

Joint Standing Committee on the Financial Management of Parliament, (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces), [Consideration and adoption of minutes and reports; Strategic Planning Session], Virtual Meeting Platform, 12:00-16:00




TUESDAY, 23 MARCH 2021

Joint Meeting: Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs and Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs, (National Assembly), [Joint meeting with the PC on Home Affairs on the readiness for local government elections], Virtual Meeting Platform, 09:00-13:00

Meeting Cancellations
 

Committee

Date

Agenda

Reason

Select Committee on Finance

Friday, 12 February 2012

Responses by National Treasury on public submissions made in the Audit Profession Amendment Bill.
 

Meeting cancelled.




Approved Workshops
 

Committee

Date

Destination

Purpose

Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans

19 – 20 February 2021

Virtual Meeting Platform

Strategic Planning Session;
Consideration and adoption of the 2020 Annual Report of the PC on Defence and Military Veterans;
Consideration and adoption of minutes of previous meeting.



Approved Local Trips
 

Committee

Date

Destination

Purpose

 

 

 

 



Approved International Trips
 

Committee

Date

Destination

Purpose

 

 

 

 



Cancelled/Postponed Local/ International Trips
 

Committee

Date

Destination

Reason

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Name of Committee


Committee Secretary
(CS)


Contact Number

Joint Committee on Ethics and Members’ Interests
 

Ms. Coceka Socishe – Office Coordinator
Office number: V122, 1st Floor, Old Assembly Building

Email: csocishe@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 2476
083 406 4024

Ad Hoc Committee on the Appointment of the Auditor-General

CS: Peter-Paul Mbele
Email: pmbele@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 8072
083 412 1577
 

Ad Hoc Committee to initiate and Introduce Legislation amending Section 25 of the Constitution

CS: Vhonani Ramaano
Email: vramaano@parliament.gov.za

CS: Pilate Gwebu
Email: pgwebu@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3820
083 709 8427


021 403 8257
083 709 8395

Ad Hoc Committee on the section 100 Intervention in the North West Province

CS: Nkululeko Mangweni
Email: nmangweni@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3782
061 438 9448

Joint Standing Committee on Defence

CS: Pat Jayiya
Email: pjayiya@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3661
081 441 0345

Joint Standing Committee on the Financial Management of Parliament

CS: Cindy Balie
Email: cbalie@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3667
083 547 4115

Joint Standing Committee on Intelligence

Committee Coordinator:
Ntombe Mbuqe
Email: nmbuqe@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 2793
083 709 8432

Committee on Multi-Party Women’s Caucus

CS: Mandy Balie

Email: mbalie@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3673
083 709 8431
079 900 4796

Constitutional Review Committee

CS: Pilate Gwebu
Email: pgwebu@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 8257
083 709 8395

Portfolio Committee on Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development

CS: Albertina Kakaza
Email: akakaza@parliament.gov.za

CS: Phumla Nyamza
Email: pnyamza@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3765
083 709 8391


021 403 3852
083 709 8492

Portfolio Committee on Basic Education

CS: Llewellyn Brown
Email: lbrown@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3764
083 709 8450

Portfolio Committee on Communications

CS: Thembinkosi Ngoma
Email: tngoma@parliament.gov.za

CS: Hajiera Salie
Email: hsalie@parliament.gov.za

 

021 403 3733
083 709 8407


021 403 8264
061 472 9191

Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs

CS: Shereen Cassiem
Email: scassiem@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3769
083 709 8533

Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans

CS: Bryan Mantyi
Email: bmantyi@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3796
083 709 8428

Portfolio Committee on Environment, Forestry and Fisheries

CS: Tyhileka Madubela
Email: tmadubela@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3713
083 709 8401

Portfolio Committee on Employment and Labour

CS: Zolani Sakasa
Email: zsakaza@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3735
083 709 8488

Portfolio Committee on Health

CS: Vuyokazi Majalamba
Email: vmajalamba@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3770
083 709 8522

Portfolio Committee on Higher Education, Science and Technology

CS: Anele Kabingesi
Email: akabingesi@parliament.gov.za

CS: Shanaaz Isaacs
Email:
shisaacs@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3760
083 412 1585


021 403 3763
083 709 8536

Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs

CS: Eddie Mathonsi
Email: emathonsi@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3826
083 709 8523

Portfolio Committee on Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation

CS: Kholiswa Pasiya-Mndende
Email:
 kpasiya-mndende@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3725
083 709 8495

Portfolio Committee on International Relations and Cooperation

CS: Lubabalo Sigwela
Email: lsigwela@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3808
083 709 8508

Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services

CS: Vhonani Ramaano
Email: vramaano@parliament.gov.za

CS: Siyabamkela Mthonjeni
Email: smthonjeni@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3820
083 709 8427


021 403 3734
083 709 8390

Portfolio Committee on Mineral Resources and Energy

CS: Ayanda Boss
Email: aboss@parliament.gov.za

CS: Arico Kotze
Email:
akotze@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3768
083 709 8515

021 403 3662
083 709 8470

Portfolio Committee on Police

CS: Babalwa Mbengo
Email: bmbengo@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3741
083 709 8489

Portfolio Committee on Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities

CS: Neliswa Nobatana
Email: nnobatana@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3840
083 709 8472

Portfolio Committee on Public Enterprises

CS: Disang Mocumi
Email: dmocumi@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 8115
083 709 8512

Portfolio Committee on Public Service and Administration

CS: Masixole Zibeko
Email: mzibeko@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 8445
083 709 8531

Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure

CS: Nola Matinise
Email: nmatinise@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3780
083 709 8397

Portfolio Committee on Small Business Development

CS: King Kunene
Email: kkunene@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3772
082 335 2839
071 363 2252

Portfolio Committee on Social Development

CS: Lindiwe Ntsabo
Email: lntsabo@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 8230
083 709 8524

Portfolio Committee on Sport, Arts and Culture

CS: Ajabulile Mtiya
Email: amtiya@parliament.gov.za

CS: Zoleka Kula
Email: zkula@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 8106
083 709 8389


021 403 8646
083 707 2185

Portfolio Committee on Tourism

CS: Jerry Boltina
Email: jboltina@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 8270
083 338 3950

Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry

CS: Andre Hermans
Email: ahermans@parliament.gov.za

CS: Tenda Madima
Email: tmadima@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3776
083 709 8482


021 403 3822
083 709 8419

Portfolio Committee on Transport

CS: Valerie Carelse
Email: vcarelse@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3272
083 709 8445

Standing Committee on Finance

CS: Allan Wicomb
Email: awicomb@parliament.gov.za

CS: Teboho Sepanya
Email: tsepanya@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3759
083 412 1475


021 403 3738
071 363 2349

Standing Committee on Appropriations

CS: Darrin Arends
Email: darends@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 8105
071 363 2273

Standing Committee on Public Accounts

CS: Ntombi Nkabinde
Email: nnkabinde@parliament.gov.za

CS: Ben Kali
Email: bkali@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 2376
083 709 8474


021 403 3774
083 709 8392

Committee on the Auditor General

CS: Peter-Paul Mbele
Email: pmbele@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 8072
083 412 1577

Select Committee on Education and Technology, Sport, Arts and Culture

CS: Noluthando Skaka
Email: nskaka@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3751
083 709 8520

Select Committee on Health and Social Services

CS: Marcelle Williams
Email: mawilliams@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3799
083 709 8451

Select Committee on Transport, Public Service and Administration, Public Works and Infrastructure

CS: Hlupheka Mtileni
Email: hmtileni@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 8077
083 709 8448

Select Committee on Trade and Industry, Economic Development, Small Business Development, Tourism, Employment and Labour

CS: Grace Dinizulu
Email: ndinizulu@parliament.gov.za

CS: Mahdiyah Solomons
Email: mkoff@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3779
083 709 8393


021 403 3844
083 709 8527
 

Select Committee on Finance

CS: Nkululeko Mangweni
Email: nmangweni@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3782
061 438 9448

Select Committee on Appropriations

CS: Lubabalo Nodada
Email: lnodada@parliament.gov.za

CS: Estelle Grunewald
Email: egrunewald@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3669
083 412 1526


021 403 3843
071 363 2257

Select Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Water and Sanitation and Human Settlements

CS: Moses Manele
Email: tmmanele@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3823
083 709 8534

Select Committee on Security and Justice

CS: Gurshwyn Dixon
Email: gdixon@parliament.gov.za

CS: Zolani Rento
Email: zrento@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3771
083 709 8513

021 403 8071
083 707 2188

Select Committee on Petitions and Executive Undertakings

CS: Nkanyiso Mkhize
Email: nmkhize@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 8086
061 438 7303

Select Committee on Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy

CS: Asgar Bawa
Email: abawa@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3762
083 709 8530

Select Committee on Public Enterprises and Communication

CS: Phumelele Sibisi
Email:
psibisi@parliament.gov.za
 

021 403 3660
083 709 8449