The new rules are an improvement, but proper implementation is vital, writes Murray Hunter and Cherese Thakur.
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Deputy Higher Education Minister Mduduzi Manana has apologised for saying “voetsek” in the National Assembly.
In News24 Live's analysis of SONA 2016 Lawson Naidoo reflects on the initial speech, debate and response from President Jacob Zuma. Naidoo says government's plan to prevent an economic downgrade will need to be detailed during the Budget Speech. He also noted contrasts in President Jacob Zuma's address and his reply to the SONA debate.
President Jacob Zuma's highly anticipated reply to the State of the Nation address debate lasted just over an hour, with no sign of the disruptions and heckling which characterised earlier proceedings.
The ongoing drought is a big problem that needs everyone to work together, President Jacob Zuma has said.
Violence in schools needs to be rooted out so that they become centres of learning and excellence, President Jacob Zuma has said.
President Jacob Zuma has acknowledged that a possible ratings downgrade is a very real threat and that government will leave no stone unturned to prevent it from happening.
After two days of debate over President Jacob Zuma's State of the Nation, he finally responds to his critics. Get all the details here.
Cope leader Mosiuoa Lekota was a "dead man walking" and EFF leader Julius Malema a "headless chicken", Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has said.
DA MP Zak Mbhele got a standing ovation after he told the ANC that it was not the party's money they had spent when they boasted of their achievements, but that of the taxpayers.
DA Chief Whip John Steenhuisen has apologised to the chairperson and Speaker of Parliament for remarks he made during a heated exchange in the National Assembly.
President Jacob Zuma’s announcement that two specialised police units would be established has been welcomed by Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Police.
Parliament will hold a vote of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma on March 1, a year after MPs defeated a previous vote.
UDM MP Nqabayomzi Kwankwa has pleaded with MPs to work on changing their behaviour in the National Assembly, following two days of insults and below-the-belt jabs at one another.
President Jacob Zuma has lashed out at unruly Members of Parliament, saying they were damaging the image of the country.
UDM leader Bantu Holomisa has called on Parliament to investigate the relationship between the government and the Gupta family.
After two days of heated debates and the airing of dirty laundry in Parliament, President Jacob Zuma will get his chance to reply on Thursday afternoon.
A compilation of quotes from the two-day State of the Nation Address debate.
Even with the EFF absent from the State of the Nation address debate, Parliament descended into chaos.
MPs have been warned about their language on Wednesday after a speech by Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane set off an exchange of old school insults in the House.
Human Settlements Minister Lindiwe Sisulu is deeply offended by an assertion made by DA National Council of Provinces member, Jacques Julius, that she is "loaded with money".
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