For FW de Klerk reconciliation was never about moral intention, but always about political strategy, writes Antjie Krog.
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With the working class resorting to online vouchers for groceries and the poor eating less bread than before, is it not impractical for the president to expect ordinary citizens to tighten their belts when MPs, Ministers and government officials' well-fed bellies belie the trouble the economy is in?
Malema desperately tried to show that by inviting him to the SONA, the ANC had endorsed his views about apartheid. This is nonsense, writes Adriaan Basson.
About 24 hours before President Cyril Ramaphosa is due to deliver his State of the Nation Address, National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise says her biggest concern is that there will not be enough seats for everyone.
Parliament has been engaging with Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's lawyers over the legislature's proceedings to consider removing her, National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise has said.
The constitutional rules and regulations being applied to the removal process for Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane are in line with the law.
The office of National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise has approved a motion to initiate proceedings for the removal of Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane.
Speaker of the National Assembly Thandi Modise has reiterated South Africa's support in the lifting of economic sanctions against Zimbabwe.
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.
People given responsibility do not take their work seriously, and we have seen this attitude emerge and take root for some time now, writes Fidel Hadebe.
The parliamentary process regarding the prima facie assessment of the motion for Busisiwe Mkhwebane's removal as Public Protector will continue.
There is one item on the agenda for next week's State of the Nation Address, and one item only - the president's address to both houses of Parliament, National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise has said.
Speaker of the National Assembly Thandi Modise has given the green light for removal proceedings against Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane to proceed. So what happens next?
Another turbulent year is expected for Parliament. Here are five of the issues the national legislature will grapple with this year.
Speaker of Parliament Thandi Modise says she believes that the animal cruelty case against her is deliberately being dragged out.
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.
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