SA ambassador to Israel should be recalled - deputy minister

2016-10-21 19:33

International Relations Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers says South Africa's ambassador to Israel Sisa Ngombane should be recalled for recent remarks he made at a press conference.

Africa's hope lies with our youth - Landers

2014-07-11 15:41

Young people should play a pivotal role if Africa's envisaged development is to be realised, Deputy International Relations Minister Luwellyn Landers says.

No surprise if Boko Haram in SA - Landers

2014-07-02 19:27

Deputy International Relations Minister Luwellyn Landers says South Africans should not be surprised if Boko Haram splinter groups are operating in the country.

ANC names MPs for panel on IEC report

2013-09-11 15:59

The ANC has recommended seven of its MPs to sit on an ad hoc committee tasked with looking into the public protector's report on the procurement of the IEC's head office.

Madonsela and MPs make up

2013-06-05 22:31

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela and MPs have mended fences after months of tension.

Committee to call in Madonsela

2013-02-12 17:22

MPs have resolved to call in Public Protector Thuli Madonsela to discuss unresolved complaints of maladministration in her office.

Protector wants more money

2012-10-12 16:32

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has told MPs that her office has asked for additional funding of R64m in the next financial year.

Info bill: ANC, media to 'keep talking'

2011-12-06 15:22

The ANC says a meeting with Sanef over the protection of state information bill allowed parties to listen to each other "beyond the noise that has been created in the media".

MP clears up confusion over info bill

2011-11-14 21:33

The protection of information bill will finally be put to the vote in the National Assembly next week after a further delay, ANC MP Luwellyn Landers has confirmed.


Deputy minister slams own dept for making drug trafficker an ambassador

2016-10-20 13:01

Deputy Minister of International Relations Luwellyn has slammed his own department and the State Security Agency for allowing a former convicted drug trafficker to become an ambassador.

Minister warned against 'inciting' xenophobia

2014-07-08 05:00

An Islamic organisation has slammed the deputy minister of international affairs’ recent statements about Boko Haram in SA, saying that it could incite xenophobic and Islamophobia.

Parliament OKs legal practice bill

2013-11-12 20:47

The legal practice bill, which has far-reaching implications for the legal profession, has been approved by the National Assembly.

MPs list complaints against Madonsela

2013-07-23 19:12

MPs have refined a list of allegations against Public Protector Thuli Madonsela, which she must answer to next week.

SAHRC under fire over Tatane findings

2013-04-30 18:05

The SA Human Rights Commission has come under fire from MPs over its finding on the killing of Free State protester Andries Tatane.

Shai battles to support allegations

2012-11-27 18:18

Outgoing deputy public protector Mamiki Shai has battled before Parliament's justice portfolio committee to substantiate allegations she has made against her boss Thuli Madonsela.

Committee OK with protector rules

2012-02-28 22:34

National Assembly justice and constitutional development committee chairperson Luwellyn Landers has welcomed Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's willingness to consult Parliament.

MPs vote against IFP's info bill changes

2011-11-18 13:38

The ad hoc committee on the protection of state information bill has formally adopted a report rejecting all 123 amendments proposed by the IFP, paving the way for a vote next week.

Info bill debate delayed

2011-11-14 18:30

The scheduled debate on the protection of information bill will be delayed by a week, ANC MP Luwellyn Landers has confirmed.

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