It is sobering to think that the"nine wasted Zuma years" might have been avoided had he faced charges related to the arms deal earlier, writes Helen Zille.
If there are donors who can secretly curry favour with political leaders or parties through donating amounts of less or more than R100 000, the right to make informed political choices for the vast majority of the electorate is undermined.
The parliamentary subcommittee tasked with the review of the National Assembly rules has raised concern over the lack of clear definitions relating to the ground upon which a Chapter 9 official can be removed.
SABC board chair Bongumusa Makhathini says that 72c for TV licences per day is not expensive, and the public can afford to pay R1 for a licence.
There is a fightback against the South African Broadcasting Corporation's new leadership, its chairperson told Parliament.
Britain's Parliament is meeting this week to vote on legislation preventing a 'no deal' departure from the EU.
Health Minister Zweli Mkhize has defended the policy of National Health Insurance as one that would be beneficial to the economy.
The SABC needs a capital injection and between 18 to 24 months for its turnaround plan to start yielding results, group CEO Madoda Mxakwe told members of Parliament.
So far only R200m has been spent on the National Health Insurance programme, or 9.5% of the R2.1bn budgeted for the full 2019/20 financial year, according to Treasury.
The ANC caucus will for the first time since the sixth Parliament was inaugurated, deliberate on an issue that has far-reaching implications for our democracy: the removal from office of the Public Protector, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has not said outright whether he supports the prescription of assets - but has said government will pursue policies in the interests of South Africans, and pension fund holders.
We should ask ourselves what the main preoccupation of an average member of Parliament in South Africa is. Is it to ensure that a particular investigation takes place so as to benefit the poor? Or, are our MPs worried about defeating investigations that could expose their allies who pay for their houses, writes Ralph Mathekga.
Legal experts unpack the latest high court ruling which declared parts of RICA unconstitutional.
In the past three years SABC lost as much as R3.8bn on monies paid for sports broadcasting rights. If the SABC continued on this trajectory it would need another R6.8bn, members of Parliament heard.
The debt relief bill's impact on South Africa's society and economy is 'net negative', an independent study commissioned by the government found.
High-earning Members of Parliament are preparing to resist a move over the trimming of some of their benefits, a Sunday report says.
Treasury Director General Dondo Mogajane says that an reformist economic policy paper released on Tuesday by National Treasury is a discussion paper and not government policy yet.
Treasury has stressed the importance of Eskom facing its financial challenges head-on and possibly introducing salary cuts to executives to aid a turnaround.
While opposition party the DA has argued unions should oppose prescribed assets in order to protect their members' interests, trade union federation Cosatu says it "in principle" supports investment being required to invest part their funds in government bonds.
President Cyril Ramaphosa said he knows there is growing impatience across the nation for justice to be administered on those behind the looting of VBS Mutual Bank.
Justice Cameron is one of those "few" who have contributed so much to this, "our so young" constitutional democracy, says Thandi Modise.
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