School governing bodies urged to form safety committees as risks increase

2019-02-13 07:24

Concerns about safety at schools have arisen in Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Education, and Deputy Education Minister Enver Surty suggests that school governing bodies should have safety committees.

Malema accused of assaulting female officer at SONA - report

2019-02-11 09:41

A female parliamentary protection and security services officer has accused Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema of assault.

Don't drink the Kool Aid on the new Expropriation Bill

2019-01-31 09:06

Under the Expropriation Bill, law-abiding home owners will have fewer rights than criminals illegally using a warehouse they own to store heroin and other drugs, writes Anthea Jeffery.


Steenhuisen calls on Ramaphosa for 'concomitant action' against corruption

2019-02-13 07:22

DA chief whip John Steenhuisen has invoked President Cyril Ramaphosa's controversial email about the Marikana mining strike to call for "concomitant action" against crime.

Clifton beach saga heads to Parliament

2019-01-31 14:03

Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Environmental Affairs has scheduled an inquiry into what transpired at Clifton Fourth Beach in Cape Town during December, when beach goers alleged that they were escorted off the beach by a private security company.

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