Zuma no confidence motion set for next month

2015-01-29 14:11

An opposition motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma will be debated in the National Assemble on 24 February.

Dishonourable Members of Parliament are failing us

2015-01-15 17:08

I have been fortunate to see how MPs behave when on and off camera. Their best behaviour is always when there are no cameras near, says Esethu Hasane.

Zuma not avoiding Parliament - Maharaj

2014-11-25 14:24

President Jacob Zuma is not side-stepping his duties to answer questions in Parliament, presidency spokesperson Mac Maharaj says.

Cabinet: Zuma didn’t disobey Parliament

2014-11-20 14:04

President Jacob Zuma has never disobeyed the rules of Parliament, Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe says.

Lindiwe Zulu explains anger during Parly chaos

2014-11-16 14:09

Small Business Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu has explained her anger during a sitting of Parliament last week.

MPs adopt stricter ethics code

2014-07-29 19:45

The National Assembly has adopted a revised code of ethics for MPs which prohibits all elected public representatives from doing business with the state.

Public Works: No accomodation problems for MPs

2014-06-05 17:28

The process of housing Members of Parliament in Cape Town will be completed by 13 June, Public Works director general Mziwonke Dlabantu has said.

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.

Parly committee should use 'all its powers' - DA

2014-04-10 15:34

The ad hoc committee established by Parliament to consider submissions by President Jacob Zuma in response to the public protector's report on Nkandla must make use of all its powers, the DA said.

Election news wrap-up: 9 April

2014-04-09 16:55

A summary of today's news in the world of South African politics. From food parcels for votes, to whites' lies.

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.

Parly 'bomb fear' parker clamped

2013-02-15 08:38

Two car owners got up-close and personal attention from Jacob Zuma's security crews outside parliament before the 2013 State of the Nation address.

MPs want stricter mine charter - report

2011-08-29 09:43

MPs are seeking amendments to ensure the mining industry is at least 26% black-owned by 2014, according to a media report.

Law allows seizure of govt assets

2011-06-08 20:28

Parliament has adopt a new law which provides for the attachment of state property if government departments failed to honour money orders.

ANC: We didn’t disrupt DA rally

2011-04-28 09:54

Reports in the media that ANC members disrupted a DA rally in Pretoria were unfounded, the regional ANC has said.

Opening of parly at night

2010-01-18 11:31

The opening of parliament next month will take place in the evening for the first time in the history of the legislature, a spokesperson says.


MPs suggest private security for NA - report

2015-01-25 14:05

Some MPs have suggested that Parliament hire a private security company to remove unruly members from the National Assembly, a report says.

EFF welcomes court's lifting of sanctions

2014-12-23 22:01

The EFF has welcomed the Western Cape High Court's interim order lifting the sanctions against 20 suspended EFF MPs.

Ramaphosa to meet opposition after deal falters

2014-11-24 11:30

Opposition parties are expected to meet Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa after a truce between political parties in Parliament fell apart last week.

Ramaphosa to meet political parties

2014-11-17 11:01

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is set to meet the leaders of political parties in Parliament, in a bid to strengthen and consolidate parliamentary democratic processes, the presidency says.

Women to get state house in case of divorce - Sisulu

2014-10-28 19:20

A law amendment is in the pipeline to ensure that if a couple in a free government house get divorced the house goes to the wife, Human Settlements Minister Lindiwe Sisulu says.

DA announces 'shadow cabinet'

2014-06-05 18:57

The Democratic Alliance has announced its spokespeople on various Cabinet portfolios.

Fifth parliament sits on 21 May

2014-05-02 17:00

The first sitting of the next Parliament will see the National Assembly elect the new president of the country and the Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the legislature.

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.

ANC chief whip welcomes Nkandla committee

2014-04-10 12:11

ANC chief whip Stone Sizani has welcomed Parliament's decision to establish an ad hoc committee on the Nkandla issue.

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.


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E-tolls postponed again

2012-11-23 13:17

The controversial Transport Laws and Related Matters Amendment Bill, which provides for e-tolling, was withdrawn from the National Assembly order paper on Thursday and will now be heard in February, 2013.

Budget gets green light

2011-06-23 21:08

The bulk of SA's newly approved 2011/2012 budget will go to social services.

Zuma: Candidates off list to be probed

2011-04-28 12:08

Preferred candidates that were "fraudulently" removed from election lists would be investigated by a team set up by the ANC, President Jacob Zuma has promised.

Parliament passes Postbank law

2010-09-14 17:32

The National Assembly has approved legislation providing for the Postbank division of the SA Post Office to become a registered commercial bank.

Public Servants Bill welcomed

2009-08-11 19:01

Cosatu has welcomed the bill to stop public servants from benefiting from business deals due to their government connections.

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