Parliament turns down request to keep 'state capture' report safe

2016-10-14 20:19

Parliament has turned down a request by outgoing Public Protector Thuli Madonsela to keep the "state capture" report safe in the run up to the application to stop its release.

I'm not for sale, SAHRC candidate tells MPs

2016-10-13 17:24

The daughter of a former ANC MP and a Presbyterian minister are among the candidates vying for SAHRC posts.

WATCH: Tbo Touch on why #DataMustFall

2016-09-21 20:00

Tbo Touch sat down with News24 to tell them all about why he went to parliament with Gareth Cliff to try and make data costs fall in SA.

Cabinet meltdown: How long can Zuma keep his top team together?

2016-09-20 16:29

The scale of infighting in SA's cabinet suggests President Jacob Zuma and his team lack the collective leadership necessary to right the country, says an analyst.

WATCH: Screams and shouts in the National Assembly

MPs from Cope, EFF and the ANC clash swords before President Zuma's QnA on Tuesday.

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Security upgrades are necessary - Parliament

2016-09-12 21:31

Parliament says security upgrades to its precinct are necessary for safety reasons and not because the Speaker of the National Assembly, Baleka Mbete, "wants" them.

Input on AARTO Bill satisfactory - Parliament

2016-09-07 19:39

Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Transport will deliberate on submissions made by public and other stakeholders for the administrative adjudication of road traffic offences bill.

MPs grill economic cluster ministers - as it happened

2016-09-07 13:46

Economic cluster ministers Pravin Gordhan, Mosebenzi Zwane, Ebrahim Patel, Tina Joemat-Pettersson, Mildred Oliphant, Lynne Brown and Senzeni Zokwana have been grilled in parliament on a wide range of issues, including SAA, money laundering law and the Guptas.

Hlaudi lashes out at opposition MPs over SABC 'noise'

2016-08-23 13:16

The SABC is not apologetic and won’t be stopped by “the noise”, chief operating officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng has told a parliamentary briefing.

More women in govt, but far from gender equality - survey

2016-08-11 13:56

Africa has more women in parliament than the global average, but representation rates still need to double for the continent to achieve gender equality, a report shows.


Parent group lobbies Parliament to intervene in fees crisis

2016-10-13 21:01

A civil organisation representing concerned parents has requested that Parliament convenes a special and urgent sitting of both Houses to help resolve the ongoing fees crisis.

Zimbabwean insights: SA awash in knowledge, huge wisdom deficit

2016-09-30 08:58

Could the escalation of confrontational methods in dealing with the problems that South Africa is facing be evidence of the deficit of wisdom, asks a Zimbabwean analyst.

EFF’s Mokoena roasts Vodacom over data costs

2016-09-21 14:19

MPs have asked tough questions of service provider Vodacom in Parliament, as high data prices continued to come under the spotlight.

Maimane smirks as Zuma defends SAA's Myeni

Mmusi Maimane was not the only opposition MP to grill President Jacob Zuma on SAA chair Dudu Myeni.

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WATCH: Malema disses Zuma, leads EFF walkout

EFF leader Julius Malema led his party's caucus out of the National Assembly.

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Bark, but no bite

2016-09-11 07:18

The ANCs Jackson Mthembu is struggling to reel in MPs who keep letting the party down, writes Andisiwe Makinana.

WATCH: Mosebenzi Zwane responds to requests for his resignation

Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane responds to the DA’s David Maynier on whether he plans on resigning after his controversial recommendation that a judicial inquiry be established into South Africa’s banks. Watch.

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WATCH LIVE: Committee discusses Public Protector appointment

2016-08-24 13:07

Parliament's ad hoc committee tasked with finding a new Public Protector is expected to decide on a candidate to replace Thuli Madonsela. Watch live.

Minister Muthambi 'distances' herself from SABC woes

2016-08-22 14:56

The Ministry of Communications has washed its hands of the SABC’s internal problems in what has been described as a move to distance itself from chaos at the broadcaster.

WATCH: The panel that will choose the new Thuli

Fourteen candidates are vying to fill Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's shoes. They will be interviewed by an ad hoc committee in Parliament on Thursday. Who are the panel members playing such an important role in South Africa's democracy? Watch.

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