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This was revealed yesterday by the Department of Communications (DOC) in a parliamentary reply to the Democratic Alliance..
The Democratic Alliance (DA) has now appealed to Dlodlo to consider its request for a thorough review of the BDM process following the ConCourt's ruling..
Democratic Alliance MP and shadow minister of telecoms and postal services Marian Shinn has been critical of the cloud of uncertainty that hangs over the future of the broadband project..
Meanwhile, Democratic Alliance MP and Western Cape spokesperson on community development, Lorraine Botha, has labelled the court's ruling as a blow to the poor..
This was revealed in a written reply to Parliamentary questions from the Democratic Alliance..

Two new state ICT companies on the cards

4 May 2017 Telecoms
By Simnikiwe Mzekandaba

While Qoza is coy about how these entities will be restructured, Democratic Alliance (DA) MP and shadow minister of telecoms and postal services, Marian Shinn, says the department's SOC rationalisation report will lead to two new Acts to establish the State IT Company and the State ICT Infrastructure Company..

New comms ministers to roll in style

25 Apr 2017 Financial
By Simnikiwe Mzekandaba

The Democratic Alliance claims the financially strained communications department intends to buy two new luxury vehicles for the new minister and deputy minister..

New dawn for comms department

31 Mar 2017 Telecoms
By Simnikiwe Mzekandaba

Meanwhile, opposition party the Democratic Alliance (DA) is using Zuma's Cabinet shake-up to its advantage as it calls on citizens to join its movement..
The Democratic Alliance (DA) welcomed the announcement after DA shadow minister of social development, Bridget Masango, last week sent a to the Public Protector. Masango requested that Mkhwebane launch an investigation into the nature of the relationship between Dlamini and CPS "in reference to her handling of the social grants crisis which is currently unfolding under her watch".

Dlamini, SASSA to answer to ConCourt

13 Mar 2017 Business
By Simnikiwe Mzekandaba

Last Friday, the Democratic Alliance (DA) marched to the social development department offices in the City of Tshwane..
Meanwhile, today opposition party the Democratic Alliance (DA) will march to the social development department offices in the City of Tshwane..
Meanwhile, as calls for Dlamini to be as minister of social development increase, the Democratic Alliance caucus in the Western Cape Provincial Parliament will hold a debate on the SASSA crisis this afternoon. .

Calls for comms minister's head

8 Mar 2017 Telecoms
By Staff Writer

Last year, Marian Shinn, Democratic Alliance shadow telecommunications and postal services minister, said Muthambi was the major in the digital migration process. "She [Muthambi] must be removed from office if any progress – free from legally expensive decisions to promote dubious agendas – is to be made.
So says Marian Shinn MP and Democratic Alliance shadow minister of telecoms and postal services..

WCape edges forward with broadband access

20 Feb 2017 Internet
By Simnikiwe Mzekandaba

The Western Cape is on course to connect 1 900 government sites to high-speed Internet by April. This is the word from Democratic Alliance leader Helen Zille, who made the comments during her State of the Province Address.

Govt to prioritise maths and science

9 Feb 2017 Computing
By Simnikiwe Mzekandaba

President Zuma finally managed to deliver his speech more than an hour later, after the violent removal of EFF members from the National Assembly, while Democratic Alliance and other opposition party members staged a walk out..
Lorraine Botha, Western Cape spokesperson on community development for the Democratic Alliance, says during the meeting with the committee on 31 May 2016, SASSA gave assurance it would assume responsibility for the disbursement of funds to beneficiaries as of 1 April 2017..
This is the word from Democratic Alliance (DA) MP and shadow minister of telecommunications and postal services, Marian Shinn..
While the Democratic Alliance (DA) congratulated all learners who performed well in their NSC examinations, the opposition party is disturbed by the maths and science results..

Mixed grades for ICT ministers

9 Dec 2016 Telecoms
By Simnikiwe Mzekandaba

The Democratic Alliance's (DA's) latest Cabinet slams president Jacob Zuma and ministers for poor performance and another year of failing the people..

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