Gauteng’s environment is in decay

Democratic Alliance statement by Graham Gersbach MPL DA Gauteng Committee Member: Standing Committee on Public Accounts Madame Speaker, We recognise the need to create a viable township economy in pursuit of the creation of sustainable human settlements with employment opportunities where people live. We also recognise the need to use…

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DA debates SCOPA Report on Agriculture and Rural Development

The following speeches were delivered in the Gauteng Provincial Legislature today by DA Gauteng Spokespersons for Standing Committee on Public Accounts (SCOPA), Graham Gersbach MPL and Heinrich Volmink MPL, during a debate on the SCOPA Report on the 2016/17 Annual Reports of Department of Agriculture and Rural Development. Speech by…

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DA debates SCOPA report on Gauteng Roads and Transport

The following speeches were delivered in the Gauteng Provincial Legislature today by DA Gauteng Spokespeople on SCOPA, Graham Gersbach MPL and Paul Willemburg MPL, during a debate on the SCOPA report for the Gauteng Department of Roads and Transport. Speech by Graham Gersbach MPL “A balance should be maintained between…

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DA debates SCOPA report on Gauteng Department of Health

The following speeches were delivered today in the Gauteng Legislature by DA Gauteng Member of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts, Dr Heinrich Volmink MPL and DA Gauteng Member of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts, Graham Gersbach MPL during the debate on the SCOPA report on the Gauteng Department…

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Gauteng Government struggling to comply with the law

Premier David Makhura made much fuss about the 2016/17 audit outcomes of the Gauteng Provincial Government (GPG). However, at close inspection, not much progress has been made as there are numerous similarities to the previous year’s outcomes, and in some instances the GPG has performed worse. Of the 16 provincial…

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