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NATIONAL COUNCIL OF PROVINCES ELECTED ITS COMMITTEE CHAIRPERSONS #6thParliament #ncop

NATIONAL COUNCIL OF PROVINCES ELECTED ITS HOUSE AND COMMITTEE CHAIRPERSONS AND PROGRAMMING WHIP #6thParliament #ncop

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President Cyril Ramaphosa responds to the debate of the State of the Nation Address #SoNA2019 #6thParliament #cyrilramaphosa #SoNA2019Reply

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Committee Briefed on Plight of University of Venda Students https://t.co/EzuwLmagbw https://t.co/VVLtZNaso1 - 21 Aug 2019

Human Settlements Must Improve Title Deeds Programme https://t.co/vWmmwHlON6 https://t.co/ltm5VdkS1o - 21 Aug 2019

President Cyril Ramaphosa to Appear for Oral Question and Answer Session in the National Assembly… https://t.co/zyV5B2lDlA - 21 Aug 2019

Committee and Entities Find Each Other https://t.co/oZeVVdwxtJ https://t.co/6mmm9eu2w0 - 21 Aug 2019

Planning Session to Yield Progressive Ideas, Chairperson https://t.co/sUDxiF0FGs - 20 Aug 2019

Committee Told about Union’s Resolution to Call for the Nationalisation of Sasol https://t.co/69gWOun1jt - 20 Aug 2019

Defence and Military Veterans Committee Discusses Civil-Military Relations in South Africa https://t.co/BbrvB3rOK2 https://t.co/b7QaaSUJES - 20 Aug 2019

Transport Committee Chair Concerned about Opposition to Aarto Act https://t.co/CbnMhn85B3 https://t.co/UCZh4DdXUs - 20 Aug 2019

Committee Calls for Improved Governance of Historically Disadvantaged Institutions https://t.co/IKVcJ5vbvy https://t.co/cHqzBpFJ42 - 20 Aug 2019

Schedule of Parliamentary Committee Meetings of 21 August 2019 https://t.co/d2MthkUve6 - 20 Aug 2019

COMMITTEE BRIEFED ON PLIGHT OF UNIVERSITY OF VENDA STUDENTS The plight of students at the University of Venda (UniVen) received attention at the Portfolio Committee on Higher Education, Science and Technology meeting on Tuesday. https://tinyurl.com/yxfesguu - 21 Aug 2019

HUMAN SETTLEMENTS MUST IMPROVE TITLE DEEDS PROGRAMME The Portfolio Committee on Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation has urged the Department of Human Settlements to rapidly improve its title deeds-issuing programme, as the department underperformed significantly in this area in the first quarter. https://tinyurl.com/y27xblsw - 21 Aug 2019

PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA TO APPEAR FOR ORAL QUESTION AND ANSWER SESSION IN THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY President Cyril Ramaphosa will appear before the National Assembly tomorrow for an oral question and answer session. This will be the president's first session since the establishment of the 6th term of Parliament and his election as President of the Republic of South Africa in May. https://tinyurl.com/yy4d4a9s - 21 Aug 2019

COMMITTEE AND ENTITIES FIND EACH OTHER A two-day induction workshop of the Standing Committee on Finance with entities of the National Treasury which aimed at giving Members of the sixth Parliament a hold on their roles, mandates and strategic objectives, started yesterday (20 Tuesday 2019) in Cape Town. https://tinyurl.com/y6fffxuk - 21 Aug 2019

PLANNING SESSION TO YIELD PROGRESSIVE IDEAS, CHAIRPERSON The Chairperson of the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) Mr Amos Masondo is hopeful that the planning session of the NCOP, the provincial legislatures and the South African Government Association (Salga), would produce innovative ideas to help improve the work of the NCOP in the sixth Parliament. https://tinyurl.com/yxwj6ldu - 20 Aug 2019

COMMITTEE TOLD ABOUT UNION’S RESOLUTION TO CALL FOR THE NATIONALISATION OF SASOL The Chemicals, Energy, Paper, Printing, Wood and Allied Workers’ Union (Ceppwawu) has informed the Portfolio Committee on Mineral Resources and Energy about its conference resolution which was taken in 2018 to call for the nationalisation of the privately owned energy and chemical company, Sasol, in which the union argued that the company was built with taxpayers’ money during the apartheid years. https://tinyurl.com/y5p3m29n - 20 Aug 2019

DEFENCE AND MILITARY VETERANS COMMITTEE DISCUSSES CIVIL-MILITARY RELATIONS IN SOUTH AFRICA The Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans today hosted a colloquium on Civil-Military Relations (CMR) in South Africa, where robust discussions between various stakeholders provided members with various perspectives on the relationship between civilians (broader society) and the military. https://tinyurl.com/y4eyj6fu - 20 Aug 2019

TRANSPORT COMMITTEE CHAIR CONCERNED ABOUT OPPOSITION TO AARTO ACT The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Transport, Mr Mosebenzi Zwane, has noted objections and concerns by various interest groups, subsequent to the signing of the Administrative and Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences (Aarto) Act. https://tinyurl.com/y5lpec93 - 20 Aug 2019

COMMITTEE CALLS FOR IMPROVED GOVERNANCE OF HISTORICALLY DISADVANTAGED INSTITUTIONS The collapse of governance systems at historical disadvantage institutions and TVET colleges needs a closer look from the department, the Portfolio Committee on Higher Education, Science and Technology said. https://tinyurl.com/y3lxn86s - 20 Aug 2019

Schedule of Parliamentary Committee Meetings of 21 August 2019 https://tinyurl.com/yyuhb85h - 20 Aug 2019

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