Hawks acting boss must prioritise cold cases involving Cabinet ministers, Guptas - DA

2017-04-17 11:58

Newly-appointed acting Hawks boss Yolisa Matakata must immediately investigate long neglected cases involving several of President Jacob Zuma’s former and current Cabinet members, the DA says.

BREAKING: Speaker, Zuma file papers in no confidence motion case

2017-04-13 13:10

Speaker Baleka Mbete and President Jacob Zuma have filed papers in the Constitutional Court responding to an application from the United Democratic Movement on the motion of no confidence.

Opposition parties call for new date for motion of no confidence

2017-04-11 17:42

Several opposition parties have called for a new date for the motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma.

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.

Civil society gives Mbete deadline on no confidence motion

2017-04-04 18:45

Civil society organisations have joined opposition party calls for Parliament to reconvene for a special sitting to debate a motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma.

Zuma does not need to consult before reshuffling his cabinet - Mbete

2017-04-02 22:14

National Assembly speaker, Baleka Mbete, said President Jacob Zuma does not need to consult anyone if he wants to reshuffle his cabinet.

WATCH: Baleka Mbete speaks out on reshuffle

2017-04-02 14:12

The speaker of the National Assembly, Baleka Mbete, is addressing the media.

ANC tells veterans: Forget it

2017-03-05 06:01

ANC leaders used a meeting with party veterans to tell them that they would not be getting a special consultative conference as promised earlier and that their criticism of the party was exaggerated.

Country's fate in your hands, Mbete tells youth on Constitution's 20th anniversary

2017-03-03 13:06

"The baton has been passed to you," National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete has told South Africa's youth, as she marked 20 years since the Constitution was adopted.

EFF goes to court to force Parliament to discipline Zuma

2017-02-14 12:48

The EFF is taking Speaker Baleka Mbete to court to force Parliament to discipline President Jacob Zuma for failing to uphold the Constitution.


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.

We won't withdraw motion of no confidence - DA

2017-04-12 15:32

The DA says it will not withdraw the motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma.

Zuma confidence vote may face delay over secret ballot case

2017-04-11 16:33

A vote on a no-confidence motion in President Jacob Zuma faces a possible delay, following a Constitutional Court bid seeking a secret ballot.

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.

WATCH: Motlanthe hits out at 'reckless' Zuma, 'crooked' ANC

2017-04-03 16:57

President Jacob Zuma should resign, says former president Kgalema Motlanthe, adding that the ANC is being led by the most incorrigible people.

Baleka Mbete considering motion of no confidence

2017-04-02 15:38

National assembly speaker, Baleka Mbete, cut her working visit to Bangladesh short to address the media on requests she received to urgently convene a sitting to process yet another proposal for a motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma.

DA asks Mbete for urgent sitting over reshuffle

2017-03-31 14:41

DA chief whip John Steenhuisen has written to National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete to ask for a debate of a motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma.

Extolling the language revolution

2017-03-05 06:01

Judge Albie Sachs, who was part of the original delegation to negotiate with the National Party for official recognition of African languages, was the keynote speaker at an event celebrating language month. Mmanaledi Mataboge-Mashetla was there.

Happy socks, toilet paper, booze, and more booze - MPs declare (almost) everything

2017-02-21 19:11

Nothing is too big or small for Members of Parliament to declare, with booze seeming to be a common gift.

No 'crackdown' on media during SONA - Mbete

2017-02-13 12:39

There is no way that Parliament would institute a crackdown on journalists, Speaker Baleka Mbete has said.

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.