Our social development programs are too focused on welfarism and too little on healing the social pain that is overwhelming so many, writes Mamphela Ramphele.
Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille has revealed that the total cost incurred by the government for the three parliamentary villages from 2009 to 2019 was R743m.
All MPs will undergo "compulsory and regular ethics training" during the sixth Parliament's term if ANC chief whip Pemmy Majodina has her way.
National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise has refused DA leader Mmusi Maimane's request to have an urgent question added to the questions that will be posed to President Cyril Ramaphosa in Parliament.
President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to face some tough questions as he heads back to the National Assembly this week.
Corruption Watch has asked Parliament to urgently consider a request to probe Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's fitness to hold office following the Constitutional Court's scathing judgment against her.
Fired senior prosecutors, Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi, have 10 working days to inform both houses of Parliament why they should be reinstated in their positions at the National Prosecuting Authority.
The Western Cape government is considering court action against Police Minister Bheki Cele in its battle to get extra police officers for the province, Premier Alan Winde says.
Parliament will continue with the budget votes of state entities, with the Department of Social Development expected to have its say before the select committee on health and social services.
The outgoing leader of the ANC Youth League, Collen Maine, and Zukisa Faku are the latest members of the governing party to resign as members of Parliament.
It is "utter nonsense" that some ANC MPs are placed in key positions in Parliament to frustrate President Cyril Ramaphosa's reform project, newly elected Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Portfolio Committee chairperson Faith Muthambi says.
IPID's presentation of its annual report to Parliament will be overshadowed by revelations that it has a long track record of closing and completing cases prematurely to clear cases from the workload and inflate performance statistics.
Members of Parliament have debated gender-based violence in the country to mark the end of Women's Month.
Fired former prosecutor Nomgcobo Jiba has managed to stall Parliament's process to endorse President Cyril Ramaphosa’s decision to fire her, for now.
Inmates, refugees, permanent residents and all children in South Africa will all have access to National Health Insurance, according to the bill that was introduced to Parliament.
Public Protector advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane has threatened court action in defence of her position, warning Parliament to back off amid a probe into her fitness to hold office, a report says.
The Freedom Front Plus has complained about comments by an Economic Freedom Fighters MP that Afrikaans is "disturbing", calling the comments a concerted attack on the language.
Parliament has once again been the site of an almost-physical skirmish as EFF MP Makoti Khawula and ANC MP Khaya Magaxa exchanged insults during a correctional services budget vote debate.
National Health Insurance is one step closer to becoming a reality after Cabinet approved the NHI Bill of 2018, ready to be tabled and debated in Parliament.
Fresh of his election as chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Tourism, Supra Mahumapelo has set the transformation of this sector as one his priorities.
"Come clear" on who funded your campaign to become ANC president, EFF leader Julius Malema has challenged President Cyril Ramaphosa during the debate on the State of the Nation Address.
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