Nkandla committee: ANC apologises for wrong date

2014-04-15 14:18

The ANC chief whip's office has apologised for putting the wrong date in a statement dealing with the establishment of an ad hoc committee to consider President Jacob Zuma's response to the public protector's report on Nkandla.

Zuma owes us answers, DA says

2014-04-11 13:24

A complaint will be lodged with Parliament over President Jacob Zuma’s failure to answer parliamentary questions, DA parliamentary leader Lindiwe Mazibuko says.

Parly mum on Nkandla report committee

2014-04-09 14:37

Whether Parliament will set up an ad hoc committee to consider Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's report on Nkandla could not be officially confirmed.

Parly to probe Nkandla before election - report

2014-04-08 09:02

National Assembly speaker Max Sisulu has decided to investigate the Nkandla report before the 7 May elections, according to a report.

Zuma will explain about Nkandla - ANC

2014-03-30 15:33

The ANC seemingly has tried to buy time by deciding to let Parliament deal with the public protector’s report into the use of taxpayers’ money at President Jacob Zuma’s Nkandla homestead.

Madonsela stands her ground on Nkandla report

2014-03-26 22:10

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has stood her ground regarding her handling of the Nkandla report, amid attacks by ANC Chief Whip Stone Sizani in Parliament.

DA wants Sisulu to move swiftly on Zuma matter

2014-03-25 18:40

The DA has welcomed parliamentary Speaker Max Sisulu's decision to consider a motion of impeachment against President Jacob Zuma, but urged him to "move with speed" on the matter.

E-tolls case: No Vatican City in SA

2014-03-05 05:30

The DA's assertion that the e-tolls bill is unconstitutional because it was passed without input from the provinces is incorrect, Judge Owen Rogers has heard.

Zuma spends R45m on salary increases

2014-01-19 10:02

President Jacob Zuma has ignored calls to curb spending and has given top politicians a R45m salary increase for the financial year ending in March.

DA moots replacement for Key Points Act

2013-11-06 19:52

DA parliamentary leader Lindiwe Mazibuko has proposed a private members’ bill to replace the contested National Key Points Act.

Stricken MP pleads for cancer centre

2013-10-22 19:39

Terminally-ill politician Mario Oriani-Ambrosini has returned to the National Assembly with a poignant call for a new centre for the treatment of cancer.

DA seeks clarity on info bill

2013-09-19 23:16

DA parliamentary leader Lindiwe Mazibuko has asked President Jacob Zuma for clarity on the extent to which MPs can make amendments to the protection of state information bill.

Zuma's decision on info bill welcomed

2013-09-12 17:51

President Jacob Zuma's decision to refer the controversial protection of state information bill back to the National Assembly has been widely welcomed.

PAC to plot new path

2013-09-07 11:24

The Pan Africanist Congress's national executive committee is meeting to plot a new path for the party.

PAC gears up for campaigning

2013-08-28 20:55

PAC leader Alton Mphethi is set to lead a voter registration campaign in Mpumalanga.

Parly indebted to Langa - Sisulu

2013-08-27 23:53

National Assembly Speaker Max Sisulu says Parliament is "deeply indebted" to former chief justice Pius Langa for his contribution to democracy.

Parliament defends Sisulu

2013-08-20 20:44

Parliament has taken strong exception to the PAC accusing National Assembly Speaker Max Sisulu of "abuse" of his office.

Pule suspended from Parliament

2013-08-20 17:59

Disgraced former communications minister Dina Pule has been reprimanded and suspended by Parliament for the scandal that saw her boyfriend benefit from state funding.

ANC chief whip commends Pule probe

2013-08-08 16:04

The ANC Chief Whip has commended Parliament's ethics committee for its investigation into misconduct by fired communications minister Dina Pule.

Langa was a generous man - daughter

2013-08-03 14:05

Former chief justice Pius Langa was a generous man, his daughter Phumzile Langa has said at his funeral in Durban.

PAC faction challenges leadership

2013-07-23 19:12

A faction within the PAC says it would seek an interdict preventing Parliament from swearing in a new party MP.

Cwele denies classifying Nkandla report

2013-07-01 14:29

State Security Minister Siyabonga Cwele has denied classifying the long-awaited findings of the probe into the R206m upgrade of President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla homestead.

Mandela making progress - Sisulu

2013-06-29 16:29

Former president Nelson Mandela was making progress, Speaker of the National Assembly Max Sisulu says.

ANC withdraws Mazibuko weight remark

2013-06-18 19:19

Senior ANC MP John Jeffery has formally withdrawn his controversial remark about DA parliamentary leader Lindiwe Mazibuko's weight, and apologised to her.

Cronin admits to Nkandla anomalies

2013-06-04 22:38

The upgrading of President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla residence is riddled with anomalies, Public Works Deputy Minister Jeremy Cronin has conceded.


ANC delaying Nkandla committee - DA

2014-04-14 15:05

The DA have accused the ANC of deliberately trying to delay the work of the ad hoc committee on Nkandla.

Parly committee to probe Nkandla report

2014-04-09 20:54

An ad hoc committee has been formed to consider the submissions made by President Jacob Zuma in response to Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's report on upgrades to his Nkandla homestead.

DA welcomes probe into Nkandla before elections

2014-04-08 10:30

Democratic Alliance parliamentary leader Lindiwe Mazibuko welcomed National Assembly Speaker Max Sisulu's reported intention to investigate the Nkandla report before the elections.

Sisulu to table Nkandla report - FF Plus

2014-03-31 22:05

National Assembly Speaker Max Sisulu has promised to table the public protector's Nkandla report in Parliament, the FF Plus says.

Free flights for retired MPs proposed

2014-03-30 12:05

Retired MPs could get up to 24 free flights a year for 10 years, according to a proposal currently before Parliament, says a report.

ANC whip takes a crack at Madonsela

2014-03-26 19:32

ANC Chief Whip Stone Sizani has accused Thuli Madonsela of exceeding her mandate by demanding the president respond to her findings of excessive state spending on his Nkandla homestead.

DA wants Zuma 'repayment plan' for Nkandla

2014-03-24 14:40

The Democratic Alliance will demand that President Jacob Zuma submit a full repayment plan for upgrades to his Nkandla homestead.

Parliament: SONA address to cost R2m less

2014-02-11 13:10

The cost of this year's first State of the Nation address is R2m less than last year, Parliament says.

A pall hangs over Parliament - Sisulu

2013-12-06 08:27

A pall is hanging over Parliament after the news of the death of former president Nelson Mandela, National Assembly Speaker Max Sisulu says.

Institutions want feedback from Parliament

2013-10-30 22:57

Institutions supporting democracy have been battling to get feedback from National Assembly committees, Parliament has heard.

Info bill is a democracy exercise - MP

2013-09-27 22:24

The fight against certain parts of the protection of state information bill has been South Africa's first real exercise of democracy, MP Mario Oriani-Ambrosini says.

Zuma vague on 'problematic' info bill

2013-09-12 22:15

President Jacob Zuma has declined to explain fully why he found parts on the protection of state information bill problematic, when pressed by the media.

Confusion over Zuma's info bill announcement

2013-09-12 16:45

A statement by President Jacob Zuma in which he announced that he was sending the info bill back to Parliament, has caused considerable confusion.

MTN exec's suspension upheld

2013-08-30 19:51

The Johannesburg Labour Court has dismissed an application by MTN executive Robert Madzonga to have his suspension lifted.

DA orders ANC chief whip to apologise

2013-08-28 17:01

The DA says ANC Chief Whip Stone Sizani must apologise for accusing DA MP Dianne Kohler-Barnard of violating her oath of confidentiality.

ConCourt to rule on Zuma debate

2013-08-26 17:13

The Constitutional Court will hand down judgment on an application for a motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma to be debated in Parliament.

Minister insists Nkandla details secret

2013-08-20 19:07

Public Works Minister Thulas Nxesi has insisted the report into alleged misspending at Nkandla remains secret to protect President Jacob Zuma's security.

PAC blasts Sisulu for replacing MP

2013-08-17 07:51

A faction of the divided PAC has criticised National Assembly Speaker Max Sisulu for replacing its MP.

Sisulu lawyer struck off the roll

2013-08-05 11:11

A Pretoria lawyer has been struck off the roll following a complaint by Parliament's speaker Max Sisulu.

Langa funeral under way in Durban

2013-08-03 11:15

The funeral of former chief justice Pius Langa is under way in Durban where President Jacob Zuma is expected to deliver a eulogy.

Zuma misled Parliament - Mazibuko

2013-07-05 19:05

DA parliamentary leader Lindiwe Mazibuko wants an investigation into whether President Jacob Zuma misled Parliament about the upgrades to his Nkandla homestead.

Flicker of hope for Mandela

2013-06-29 18:26

Former president Nelson Mandela remained in a critical condition, but government hinted at renewed optimism for Madiba, whom US President Barack Obama hailed as a personal hero.

EFF raises concern over Nkandla report

2013-06-21 14:34

The so-called Economic Freedom Fighters has expressed concern over a report that State Security Minister Siyabonga Cwele declared the Nkandla report top-secret.

Sisulu wags finger at hecklers

2013-06-11 20:54

There is a need to clamp down on "unbecoming" behaviour by MPs in the National Assembly, Speaker Max Sisulu has warned.

DA wants answers on Nkandla report

2013-06-03 19:25

The DA has given Public Works Minister Thulas Nxesi 36 hours to explain under which law he "classified" the report into the Nkandla upgrade.

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