The events that have unfolded in the DA have shown that Zille has more influence than Maimane. He serves at her pleasure, writes Ralph Mathekga.
High level clouds. Mild.
Parliament's presiding officers have accepted a disciplinary committee recommendation that suspended secretary of Parliament Gengezi Mgidlana be summarily dismissed after he was found guilty of serious misconduct in relation to four of the 13 charges against him.
Speaker of the National Assembly Thandi Modise and chairperson of the National Council of Provinces Amos Masondo will call on the relevant Parliamentary oversight committees to "determine a parliamentary intervention on the ongoing violent tensions in the country".
The National Council of SPCAs has launched a crowdfunding campaign to assist with costs of AfriForum's animal cruelty case against National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise.
The South African National Civic Organisation (SANCO) in the North West plans to picket in support of National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise when she appears in the Potchefstroom Magistrate's Court.
Parliament spokesperson Moloto Mothapo has denied reports that there is a warrant of arrest enforced against National Assembly Speaker, Thandi Modise, relating to a 2014 animal cruelty case.
National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise has announced that the clash between several MPs from various political parties will be investigated.
Former NCOP chairperson Thandi Modise is expected to be sworn in as speaker of the National Assembly after receiving the governing party's backing.
Parliament has made no special plans in case the EFF disrupts next week's State of the Nation Address, while former president Jacob Zuma has not accepted his invitation, the presiding officers have said.
Lobby group AfriForum has announced that it will privately prosecute chairperson of the National Council of Provinces Thandi Modise in connection with animal cruelty at her farm.
The National Council of Provinces must be "thorough, non-partisan and fearless" in its work in the North West, says NCOP chairperson Thandi Modise.
Opposition parties have turned to speaker of the National Assembly Thandi Modise and President Cyril Ramaphosa in the face of violence against women and the spate of xenophobic attacks.
National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise expressed concern over apparent delays in resolving how to probe Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's fitness to hold office.
The team representing National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise, has been given the opportunity to prepare for her animal cruelty trial.
After considering the referral by the Speaker, the sub-committee must report its findings and recommendations to the rules committee within 10 working days. The rules committee will, based on the report of the subcommittee, determine the appropriate course of action.
Speaker of the National Assembly Thandi Modise has declined the DA's request to debate Eskom's financial crisis.
Thandi Modise has been elected Speaker of the National Assembly, while Lechesa Tsenoli returns unopposed as Deputy Speaker.
AfriForum's private prosecution unit says it is ready to take NCOP chairperson Thandi Modise to trial on behalf of the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (NSPCA) for alleged animal abuse
National Council of Provinces chairperson Thandi Modise believes the decision by lobby group AfriForum to privately prosecute her is an "abuse of judicial processes for narrow political ends", Parliament spokesperson Moloto Mothapo says.
The DA wants an urgent meeting with National Council of Provinces chairperson Thandi Modise, after its leader in the NCOP, Cathy Labuschagne, was forcibly removed from the chamber during a fractious debate.
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela was a "solid rock and defender of the vulnerable and defenceless", National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete and National Council of Provinces chairperson Thandi Modise have said.
Cape TownGoldman Tech ResourcingR40 000.00 - R65 000.00 Per Year
ClaremontmPower People Solutions
Cape Town Northern SuburbsNDC Personnel & Contractors CC
R 11 750 000
Apartments / Flats
R 2 750 000
R 6 250 000
We subscribe to the Press Code.
You choose what you want
News24 on Android
Get the latest from News24 on your Android device.
Terms and Conditions
24.com Terms and Conditions - Updated April 2012
Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.
This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.