This is why parly’s security chief was suspended

2015-08-02 15:00

Holtzman and her deputy objected to the hiring of police for Parliament after its rules had been amended to allow this, writes Andisiwe Makinana.

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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HEADLINES: Zuma to answer in Parliament, terrorism in SA & Madonsela

In today's news headlines: President Jacob Zuma will only respond to six questions in Parliament, a planned terrorist attack in South Africa in 2010 has been revealed and the Public Protector's office will receive a R60m lifeline.

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Newspapers examine Zuma's 'kind' State of the Nation reply

Today's newspapers focused on the president's seemingly "kinder" State of the Nation reply.

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Police should be deployed to Langa not Parliament - Ndlozi

EFF spokesperson, Mbuyiseni Ndlozi states the EFF throw out at SONA was unconstitutional. All to protect Zuma. Watch.

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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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Cosatu wants radical transformation

2015-02-24 15:24

Cosatu has called on Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene to break with the past and present a transformative National Budget.

Watch Zuma's full State of the Nation reply here

Watch President Jacob Zuma's full State of the Nation reply here. The president touched on foreign land ownership, the dignity of Parliament and even Jan Van Riebeck. Watch.

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Blade Nzimande gives EFF revolutionary advice

Julius Malema tells Nzimande that he is not scared of him or president Zuma after given "revolutionary" advice.

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