Budget Debate On Vote 19: Defence

Budget Vote Debate- Extended Public Committee National Assembly Mr Narend Singh, MP Honourable Chairperson, I deliver this debate on behalf of the Honourable Mncwango, and state at the outset that the Inkatha Freedom Party supports this budget vote. The Defence review appears to have been for all intents and purposes ‘shelved’ and is busy collecting […]

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Budget Debate On Vote 26: Energy

Budget Vote Debate- Extended Public Committee National Assembly Mr JA Esterhuizen, MP Honourable Chairperson, We could never underestimate the impact and severity of continued rolling power constraints to socio-economic growth in South Africa. This coupled together with long project delays and spiralling budget costs of construction of State owned power utility Eskom’s, Medupi and Kusile […]

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Budget Debate On Vote 36: Water And Sanitation

Budget Vote Debate- Extended Public Committee National Assembly Inkosi RN Cebekhulu, MP Honourable Chairperson, As this Department is a new department and has the added function of delivering sanitation services, and as South Africa is still in the midst of a water and sanitation crisis, we would have expected the department to have received a […]

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Budget Debate On Vote 14: Basic Education

Budget Vote Debate- Extended Public Committee National Assembly Mr Narend Singh, MP Honourable House Chairperson, I read this debate on behalf of my colleague, the Honourable Professor CT Msimang, MP. At the outset, I must say how dismayed the Inkatha Freedom Party is at the recent wanton destruction of schools in the area of Vuwani […]

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Budget Debate On Vote 35: Transport

Budget Vote Debate- Extended Public Committee National Assembly Mr KP Sithole, MP Honourable Chairperson, At the outset allow me to extend the heartfelt condolences of the IFP to the many families and friends of those who have recently lost their lives on our roads. Daily we hear of horror accidents occurring throughout all of our […]

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