Communications Committee to visit SABC, ICASA, Sentech and GCIS
The Portfolio Committee on Communications will next week conduct oversight visits in the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal. The visits will take place from the 28th of March to the 1st of April 2011.
The Committee will visit the offices of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA), Sentech and the Government Communication and Information System (GCIS).
The purpose of these oversight visits is to verify if the reports presented to the Committee about, and from these entities are a true reflection of what is happening on the ground.
Committee Chairperson Mr Eric Kholwane said the visits would serve as the measurement indicator against the service delivery commitments by the executive to the people as well as to help Parliament to perform proper oversight on these entities in relation to, among others, the following:
Issued by the Parliamentary Communication Services
For inquiries or interviews with the Chairperson, please contact:
Ms Yoliswa Landu
Parliamentary Communication Services
Tel: 021 403 8203
Cell: 073 738 0182