Parliament’s staff up in arms over preferential hiring of cops

2015-08-09 15:31

The controversial employment of recently resigned police officers to serve on Parliament’s protection services has angered staff members who were overlooked for promotion.

WATCH: Zuma calls #PayBackTheMoney question 'premature'

President Jacob Zuma answered Julius Malema's "pay back the money" question in Parliament on Thursday; but it wasn't the answer Malema wanted... WATCH.

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Mngxitama walks out of Parliament after argument with EFF MP

2015-08-05 07:07

Former EFF MP Andile Mngxitama staged a walkout from Parliament yesterday after a brief verbal fight with his erstwhile comrades

This is why parly’s security chief was suspended

2015-08-02 15:00

Parliamentary Protection Services boss Zelda Holtzman and her deputy, Motlatsi Mokgatla, were humiliatingly escorted out of the parliamentary precinct by a junior officer in full view of staff shortly after being told of their suspension on Thursday.

Nkandla: MPs to inspect upgrades at Zuma’s home

2015-06-23 14:56

A group of MPs plan to conduct a visit to President Jacob Zuma’s private homestead in Nkandla next month.

We can't run away from the power crisis - Ramaphosa

2015-06-11 07:49

The power crisis is something that South Africa will have to bear with for at least the next two years, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says.

No reason to summon Jordaan, Oliphant to Parliament - committee

2015-06-09 18:40

There is no reason to summon South African Football Association President Danny Jordaan to Parliament to explain the Fifa bribery scandal, the sport committee has decided.

Sushi, calamari, chandeliers for Tina’s ‘budget bash’ at larney Shimmy Beach Club

2015-05-20 11:17

There was sushi on the table and elaborate chandeliers dangling from the ceiling at one of the Mother City’s most exclusive hangouts: a networking event hosted by Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson for hundreds of invited guests.

Nkandla process 99% ready, says Mbete

2015-05-14 13:02

The work of the executive was “99% done” and the Nkandla report expected from Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko should be ready for Parliament by next week, Speaker Baleka Mbete says.

Make Parliament open to all - lobby groups

Media houses and other parties are lobbying for open access to ongoings in Parliament. Watch.

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See you in court, Malema tells Zuma

2015-08-06 21:55

“Let’s meet you in court,” said Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema at the close of the question-and-answer session with President Jacob Zuma in Parliament.

WATCH: President Zuma answers questions in Parliament - full stream

2015-08-06 14:19

Watch as President Jacob Zuma returns to Parliament to answer MP's questions, including one from the Economic Freedom Fighters, on when Zuma plans to pay back the money.

Alarm bells over ‘militarisation of Parliament’

2015-08-03 06:30

A storm has intensified over behind-the-scenes security measures being introduced at Parliament in the build-up to President Jacob Zuma’s appearance there on Thursday.

Opposition parties stand firmly behind Mogoeng Mogoeng

2015-07-10 13:59

Opposition parties this week came out in strong support of the chief justice, who drew a line in the sand amid increasing criticism of the judiciary from the government and the ANC.

ANC, DA slam EFF outbursts in Parliament

2015-06-18 20:08

The EFF's chants in Parliament that President Jacob Zuma should "pay back the money" are no more than a publicity stunt, say the ANC and DA.

We can't run away from the power crisis - Ramaphosa

2015-06-10 19:18

The power crisis is something that South Africa will have to bear with for at least the next two years, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says.

Zuma mocks opposition, while calling for respect

2015-05-27 18:44

President Jacob Zuma admonished opposition MPs and the manner in which they played their role as opposition to the ANC in Parliament.

ANC launches scathing attack on Thuli Madonsela ... again

2015-05-20 08:21

ANC MPs upped the ante, attacking Public Protector Thuli Madonsela during a parliamentary debate of the justice department on Tuesday.

Opposition parties join Agang in bid to oust Baleka Mbete

2015-05-10 15:00

Opposition parties are tackling Speaker of the National Assembly Baleka Mbete by piggybacking on an Agang SA court action to force her to recuse herself when Parliament debates a motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma.

Firearm legislation: The politics of gun control in South Africa

National Firearms Summit held in parliament last week brought to light the points of contention and agreement when it comes to the firearm legislation in South Africa.

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