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Speech notes: Edmund van Vuuren MPL — 2016 school visits

April 5th, 2016
Broken promises

Unfilled Substantive Vacancies LSEN Learners being Marginalised Unspent R530-million Infrastructure Grant. Honourable Speaker, it is always an honour and privilege to represent my party, the Democratic Alliance, the party in waiting to govern the Nelson Mandala Bay Municipality after the forthcoming local government elections. Honourable Speaker, protocol observed, and greetings to all present here today. As members of the multiparty portfolio committee we have once again, as per our legislative …


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Speech notes: Vicky Knoetze MPL – Provincial Expenditure on Infrastructure Delivery Plans

April 5th, 2016

COMMITTEEs MUST TAKE A PROACTIVE APPROACH TO THE CHALLENGE OF INFRASTRUCTURE DELIVERY IN THE PROVINCE DRPW as the infrastructure nerve centre of the province suffers from a culture of non-compliance and a lack of capacity Infrastructure Development will boost economic growth and alleviate poverty. Stability within the DRPW must be achieved to stimulate infrastructure delivery success. Honourable Speaker, honourable premier, honourable members, officials of the Department and guests. Mr Stephen …


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Speech Notes: Athol Trollip MPL, leader of the official opposition, speaking in the debate of the State of the Province Address, 23 February 2016.

February 23rd, 2016

The debate on Eastern Cape Premier’s State of the Province Address took place in the Bhisho legislature on Tuesday, 23 February.   Hon Speaker I said on Friday that the Premier’s SoPA was more reflective than forward looking and this was echoed later by the Nelson Mandela Business Chamber. Reflection is important in such an address but vision casting is more important, especially in times of economic hardship compounded by joblessness and a …


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Speech Notes: Bobby Stevenson, Shadow MEC for Safety and Security speaking in the debate of the State of the Province Address, 23 February 2016.

February 23rd, 2016

The debate on Eastern Cape Premier’s State of the Province Address took place in the Bhisho legislature on Tuesday, 23 February.   “Use technology to fight crime” The Honourable Premier on page of his Speech stated “We are reasonably satisfied with the progress we are making in the fight against crime.” There are many residents in this province who would disagree with that statement. Whatever the crime statistics might show, …


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Speech notes: Ross Purdon, Shadow MEC for Economic Development, speaking in the debate of the State of the Province Address, 23 February 2016.

February 23rd, 2016

The debate on Eastern Cape Premier’s State of the Province Address took place in the Bhisho legislature on Tuesday, 23 February.   Our province and our country are in deep economic trouble. We are like a patient in intensive care in hospital.  Patients in intensive care need the best people, the best facilities and the best treatment methods in order to survive. It is common knowledge as to the reasons …


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