Second school taxi crash concerns Parliament committee

2017-04-25 18:07

Parliament's portfolio committee on basic education says its concerned after a second taxi carrying school pupils crashed.

Zuma consults political parties on new ConCourt judge

2017-04-25 12:35

President Jacob Zuma has started consulting political parties on the appointment of a Constitutional Court judge, the Presidency says.

Secret ballot bid assumes ANC MPs are 'spineless' - Mbete

2017-04-13 15:30

There are no exceptional circumstances warranting the UDM direct access to the Constitutional Court to argue for a secret ballot in the vote of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma, National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete believes.

Motion of no confidence against Zuma postponed

2017-04-12 18:32

The motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma has been postponed, according to parliamentary spokesperson Moloto Mothapo.

Parliament worried about bus strike's impact on Easter travel

2017-04-12 13:01

Parliament’s transport committee chairperson Dikeledi Magadzi has expressed concern about the countrywide bus strike.

Secret ballot in vote of no confidence will protect ANC MPs - UDM

2017-04-10 18:56

The UDM wants the Constitutional Court to force Parliament to use a secret ballot for the protection of ANC members when MPs vote in a motion of no confidence against the president.

Motion of no confidence in Zuma to come before Parliament soon

2017-04-05 17:20

National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete has agreed to requests for yet another motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma.

NPA needs more money - Shaun Abrahams

2017-03-29 18:01

The National Prosecuting Authority needs more money, its head Shaun Abrahams has told MPs.

Scopa concerned by SABC's vacancies, suspensions

2017-03-29 13:33

The standing committee on public accounts says it is concerned by the amount of senior management vacancies and pending suspensions at the SABC, following an oversight visit.

Big drop in 2016 school pregnancies - Motshekga

2017-03-23 17:03

Thousands of primary and high school pupils fewer became pregnant in 2016, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has said in response to a parliamentary question.


Break in at Parliament an attack on SABC - R2K

2017-04-25 15:34

The recent break in at the SABC's Parliament offices is an attack on both the public broadcaster and Parliament itself, the Right2Know campaign says.

EFF 'willing to go to highest court' to defend free speech, Shivambu

2017-04-21 10:32

The Economic Freedom Fighters have vehemently rejected the Speaker of Parliament’s referral of EFF chief whip Floyd Shivambu to the disciplinary committee of Parliament.

Motion of no confidence could be debated in May

2017-04-13 12:31

The motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma might now only be held in May, after it was postponed at the request of opposition parties.

Social development has spent millions on legal fees

2017-04-12 16:44

The Department of Social Development has spent millions of rand on legal fees since April 2013, a parliamentary reply has revealed.

Only Maimane can withdraw motion of no confidence - Parliament

2017-04-12 11:46

Only DA leader Mmusi Maimane, and not National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete, can withdraw the motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma, Parliament has said.

No secret ballot for motion of no confidence vote - Mbete

2017-04-07 15:14

The Speaker of Parliament has no powers to decide if a motion of no confidence vote should be conducted through a secret ballot or not, Speaker Baleka Mbete has said.

SABC interim board supplies vetting info requested by Muthambi

2017-03-30 20:43

The SABC's interim board members have supplied the information needed for security clearance as requested by Communications Minister Faith Muthambi, says the board's chairperson.

Only Zuma can cancel Mrwebi, Jiba's salaries - NPA head

2017-03-29 14:25

It is not up to the NPA to revoke advocates Lawrence Mrwebi and Nomgcobo Jiba’s salaries, the organisation's head Shaun Abrahams has told MPs.

Taxi alliance concerned owners could be punished for bad drivers

2017-03-23 22:59

The National Taxi Alliance is concerned that a new amendment bill currently before Parliament could penalise taxi owners for the behaviour of individual drivers.

Counting the cost of Armed Forces Day celebrations

2017-03-23 14:18

Hosting the annual Armed Forces Day celebrations has cost almost R50m in the past two years, says Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula.

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