DA Budget Vote Speeches: Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA)

The following speeches will be delivered in Parliament on Tuesday, 17 May.

Cilliers Brink MP – Centralisation of power is not the solution to failing local and provincial government
DA Shadow Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs
067 407 9701

Eleanore Spies MP – Community Works Programme is falling apart while COGTA fiddles
DA Deputy Shadow Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs
076 519 4485

DA Budget Vote Speeches: Justice

The following speeches was delivered in Parliament on Tuesday, 17 May.

Glynnis Breytenbach – A justice department in major disarray will be unable to fulfil its lofty financial year goals

DA Shadow Minister of Justice and Correctional Services

076 306 7850

Werner Horn MP The proper functioning of any country’s justice system is a precondition for investor confidence and economic growth

DA Shadow Deputy Minister of Justice and Correctional Services

083 262 2846

DA Budget Vote Speeches: Water and Sanitation

The following speeches were delivered in Parliament on Friday, 13 May.

Leon Basson MP –The collapse of water infrastructure will put tremendous pressure on the South African economy and food security

DA Shadow Minister of Water and Sanitation
082 446 6126

Nicholas Myburgh MP – The best investment SA can make is to put clean, affordable water into every household

DA Shadow Deputy Minister of Water and Sanitation
082 879 2401

DA Budget Vote Speeches: Social Development

The following speeches were delivered in Parliament on Friday, 13 May.

Bridget Masango MP – ANC government’s persistent and pervasive weaknesses leave children starving and millions hopeless
DA Shadow Minister of Social Development
082 761 2480

Alexandra Abrahams MP – Children are dying while the Department of Social Development makes plans
DA Shadow Deputy Minister of Social Development
082 335 7740

Gizella Opperman MP – Besnoeiings verkneg Suid-Afrikaners aan ANC-regering
DA Member on the Portfolio Committee on Social Development
079 325 2224

DA Budget Vote Speeches: Public Service and Administration

 The following speeches were delivered in Parliament on Thursday, 12 May.

Dr Leon Schreiber MP – Cadre deployment is racketeering and the ANC is a criminal syndicate
DA Shadow Minister for Public Service and Administration
078 395 6374

Dr Mimmy Gondwe MP – DPSA has all but lost the war against corruption, fraud and other forms of misconduct in the public service
DA Shadow Deputy Minister for Public Service and Administration
079 942 9379

DA Budget Vote Speeches: Office of the Chief Justice

The following speeches were delivered in Parliament on Thursday, 12 May.

Adv Glynnis Breytenbach MP – An impoverished judiciary is a serious risk that should not be ignored
DA Shadow Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development
076 306 7850

Werner Horn MP – Now is the time for the JSC, in embracing the foundational principles of our constitution
DA Shadow Deputy Minister of Justice and Correctional Services
083 262 2846

DA Budget Vote Speeches: Agriculture and Land Reform

The following speeches were delivered in Parliament on Thursday, 12 May.

Annette Steyn MP – Slow pace of land reform due to numerous ANC governance failures
DA Shadow Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development
082 323 0027

Noko Masipa MP – Agriculture Department fails to address sector challenges
DA Member on the Portfolio Committee on Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development
082 339 1626

DA WC Debate Speeches: Building a non-racial and united South Africa

The following speeches, members’ statements and declarations were delivered in the Western Cape Provincial Parliament on Thursday, 12 May.

SPEECHES

Matlhodi Maseko MPP – Fostering unity through inclusionary housing

DA Western Cape Spokesperson on Human Settlements

082 085 7014

Ricardo Mackenzie MPP – Paving the way toward a truly non-racial, united South Africa

DA Western Cape Acting Spokesperson on Community Safety

078 564 5341

MEMBERS’ STATEMENT

Andricus Van Der Westhuizen MPP – DA Western Cape Spokesperson on Environmental Affairs

Larraine Botha MPPDA Western Cape Spokesperson on Local Government

Matlhodi Maseko MPPDA Western Cape Spokesperson on Human Settlements

Deidré Baartman MPPDA Western Cape Spokesperson on Education

DECLARATIONS

Mireille Wenger MPP

DA Chief Whip: Western Cape Provincial Parliament