CAPE TOWN Sunny. Cool.

MIN10
MAX14
7 day
  • Sunday 10-15°c Sunny. Cool. Sunny. Cool.
    Monday 11-18°c Sunny. Mild. Sunny. Mild.
    Tuesday 13-14°c Partly cloudy. Cool. Partly cloudy. Cool.
    Wednesday 11-13°c Lots of rain. Mostly cloudy. Cool. Lots of rain. Mostly cloudy. Cool.
    Thursday 7-12°c Sunny. Cool. Sunny. Cool.
    Friday 7-14°c More sun than clouds. Cool. More sun than clouds. Cool.
More News

Mbete back as Speaker

2014-05-20 19:46
(File)
Cape Town - The ANC will nominate its chairperson Baleka Mbete as National Assembly Speaker, ruling party secretary general Gwede Mantashe said on Tuesday.

Mantashe spoke after the ANC's first caucus meeting of the fifth democratic Parliament where the Assembly's top four positions were announced.

"Comrade Baleka Mbete will be the Speaker of Parliament. Lechesa Tsenoli will be the Deputy Speaker of Parliament," Mantashe said.

Mbete will replace Max Sisulu after the official election process in the National Assembly on Wedneday.

Tsenoli replaces Nomaindia Mfeketo.

Stone Sizani would remain Chief Whip and Doris Dlakude his deputy.

- SAPA
Read more on: anc  |  baleka mbete  |  gwede mantashe  |  cape town  |  parliament 2014  |  elections 2014

More In This Category
All in place for elections - Des van Rooyen

Everything is ready for the local government elections, Co-operative Governance Minister Des van Rooyen has said.

Electoral court reserves judgment in NFP's appeal

Judgment has been reserved in the matter involving the National Freedom Party and the Independent Electoral Commission, the party’s spokesperson says.

DA, ANC play blame game after N2 protest

The City of Cape Town and the African National Congress have started playing the blame game following protests that closed the N2.

DA lays charges against Mti

The DA on Thursday opened three cases of fraud and two of corruption against former 2010 World Cup security chief and prisons boss Linda Mti.

Comments
Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
53 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.
News24 |   OLX  |  Property24  |  Careers24  |  Spree  |