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27 May 2017
                       
 
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26 May 2017
 
 
Ramaphosa 'taking bribes from Kiir', South Sudan rebels claim
POLITICS
Rebels in South Sudan have claimed that Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is "taking bribes" from President Salva Kiir's government to block their leader Riek Machar - currently in South Africa -...
 
 
SA: Communities appeal for increase in social grants on 2017 Appropriation Bill
STATEMENT
The Standing Committee on Appropriations conducted public hearings on Wednesday (24 May) on the 2017 Appropriation Bill. The Bill provides for the appropriation of money from the National Revenue...
 
 
25 May 2017
 
DMV: Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula: Address by Minister for Defence and Military Veterans, during the Defence and Military Veterans budget vote 2017, Parliament, Cape Town (25/05/2017)
Topics
Today I feel great to be a South African, even greater to be an African. Today is Africa Day, one of the greatest indicators of the advances made by the African Continent. Today marks the 23rd...
 
 
DA: Gavin Davis on Jobs for Cash’: DA requests Public Protector to investigate
STATEMENT
Minister Motshekga has made it clear that she does not have the political will to deal with the SADTU ‘Jobs for Cash’ scandal. Yesterday, Minister Motshekga blamed district officials for the...
 
 
GCIS: Statement on the Cabinet meeting of 24 May 2017
STATEMENT
Cabinet met on Wednesday, 24 May 2017, at Tuynhuys, Cape Town. 1. ISSUES IN THE ENVIRONMENT 1.1. Cabinet is concerned with the rising incidences of abuse and violence against women in our society....
 
 
Can former liberators lead Africa into the future?
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
During a debate in Johannesburg earlier this month, economist Moeletsi Mbeki – brother of former South African president Thabo Mbeki – said he thought the African National Congress (ANC) had done...
 
 
ANC infighting diverting police resources says Mbalula
POLITICS
The African National Congress's (ANC's) internal fighting is depleting the police of resources, recently installed Minister of Police Fikile Mbalula said in Nyanga on Wednesday. ''The police are...
 
 
24 May 2017
 
DA: Alf Lees on Nkandla: SARS confirms they are investigating Zuma’s R 63 million fringe benefits tax
STATEMENT
The DA welcomes the admission by Advocate Neo Tsholanku of SARS at the SCOPA meeting yesterday that SARS is indeed investigating the liability by President Jacob Zuma to pay tax on the fringe...
 
 
DA: Natasha Mazzone on Eskom: There is now support across party lines for Parliamentary Inquiry
STATEMENT
There is now support across party lines for a full-scale Parliamentary Inquiry into the multiple scandals, governance failures and the Molefe fiasco at Eskom. I have written to Acting Chairperson...
 
 
SA: Francois Beukman: Address by Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Police, during the budget vote on Police, Parliament, Cape Town (23/05/2017)
Topics
The Portfolio Committee on Police received briefings from the SAPS on its 2017/18 budget and performance plan on 2, 3 and 4 May 2017. The DPCI briefed the Committee on 4 May 2017.
 
 
23 May 2017
 
 
 
dti: Rob Davies: Address by Trade and Industry Minister, during the dti budget vote, National Assembly, Cape Town (23/05/2017)
Topics
In an input to the Portfolio Committee earlier this year, I argued that the dti’s contribution to the promotion of a higher level of more inclusive economic growth must involve intensifying our...
 
 
How President Zuma blew the chance to steal a march on his opponents
THE CONVERSATION
As the dust was starting to settle on South African President Jacob Zuma’s recent controversial reshuffle of his cabinet, a new storm erupted. The country’s High Court ordered him to give the...
 
 
8th Annual Thabo Mbeki Africa Day Lecture
What's On
Members of the Press and Media are invited to attend the 8th annual Thabo Mbeki Africa Day Lecture to be held on Friday the 26th of May 2017 at 19:00hrs. The venue for the Lecture is the ZK...
 
 
Zuma refuses to answer questions on Nkandla tax, 'intelligence report'
POLITICS
President Jacob Zuma has refused to answer a question on whether he paid fringe benefit tax on the non-security related upgrades to his homestead in Nkandla, and whether the so-called "intelligence...
 
 
22 May 2017
 
DA: Natasha Mazzone says Brown to appear before committee
STATEMENT
The DA has asked the Secretary of the Portfolio Committee on Public Enterprises, Mr Disang Mocumi, to ensure that Eskom and Minister Lynne Brown bring crucial reports and documents to the Committee...
 
 
 
                       
 
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