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24 March 2017
                       
 
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15 Mar 2017
 
 
 
 
Speaker tells Faith Muthambi he cannot overrule SABC report
POLITICS
The Acting Speaker of the National Assembly Lechesa Tsenoli told the Minister of Communications Faith Muthambi on Tuesday that he is unable to change the South African Broadcasting Corporation...
 
 
14 Mar 2017
 
We have never failed grant recipients - Dlamini
SOCIAL GRANTS
Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini has accused opposition MPs of being "prophets of doom", saying her department has never failed grant recipients. Dlamini told the House during a debate...
 
 
SA: Discussions between delegation of Senate of Federal Republic of Nigeria and National Assembly Parliament of RSA
STATEMENT
The Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly, Mr Lechesa Tsenoli, and the Deputy President of the Nigerian Senate, Mr Ike Ekweremadu, will brief members of the media on the outcomes of their...
 
 
09 Feb 2017
 
Number of soldiers at SONA has more than doubled since 2013
POLITICS
The number of soldiers deployed at the State of the Nation Address (SONA) had increased two-and-a-half times since 2013, but Parliament’s principals on Wednesday could not explain why. “The fact...
 
 
06 Feb 2017
 
PRESIDING OFFICER’S MEDIA BRIEFING OF THE FEBRUARY 2017 STATE OF THE NATION ADDRESS
What's On
TUESDAY, 07 FEBRUARY 10.30 COMMITTEE ROOM E249, SECOND FLOOR, NATIONAL ASSEMBLY BUILDING, PARLIAMENT Parliament, Monday 06 February 2017 – The Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly, Mr Lechesa...
 
 
09 Dec 2016
 
Parliament pays tribute to former Chapter 9 heads
POLITICS
Parliament on Thursday paid tribute to former heads of Chapter 9 institutions. They included former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela, former chairperson of the Financial and Fiscal Commission...
 
 
02 Dec 2016
 
'Mr Zupta', 'black face' unparliamentary
POLITICS
The terms “Mr Zupta” and “black face”, and comparing African National Congress (ANC) members to wolves have been declared unparliamentary. Water Affairs and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane...
 
 
01 Dec 2016
 
 
 
We should have done more to celebrate Fidel, says Mapisa-Nqakula
POLITICS
Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula says the African National Congress (ANC) has been too preoccupied with its own internal struggles to mobilise people to attend memorial services for late...
 
 
30 Nov 2016
 
'Bring it here, we will support your motion' - EFF tells Hanekom
POLITICS
Opposition parties had fun at the African National Congress' (ANC's) expense in the National Assembly on Tuesday, poking fun at Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom. This follows the minister's call for...
 
 
15 Nov 2016
 
Lack of MPs puts brakes on Division of Revenue Bill
POLITICS
A bid to have the all-important Division of Revenue Bill passed in the National Assembly stalled on Tuesday when the House failed to meet the required quorum of 201 MPs. The matter was put to a...
 
 
11 Nov 2016
 
Claws out as motion of no confidence in Zuma fails
POLITICS
A motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma has failed, once again. The motion was brought by the Democratic Alliance (DA) following the release of the Public Protector's State of Capture...
 
 
10 Nov 2016
 
ANC rejects call for secret ballot in no confidence vote on Zuma
POLITICS
Opposition parties on Thursday began a no confidence debate on President Jacob Zuma by challenging the African National Congress (ANC) to allow a secret ballot so that ruling party members could...
 
 
27 Oct 2016
 
 
 
DA: John Steenhuisen on motion of no confidence: Mbete fiddles while SA burns
STATEMENT
A week ago, DA Leader, Mmusi Maimane, wrote to the Speaker of the National Assembly, Baleka Mbete, stating the DA’s intention to table a motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma, in terms of...
 
 
12 Oct 2016
 
SA: Speaker of the consultative assembly of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on official visit to Parliament of RSA
STATEMENT
Speaker of National Assembly (NA), Ms Baleka Mbete MP is scheduled to meet the Speaker of Saudi Consultative Assembly of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Dr Abdullah Bin Mohammed Bin Ibrahim Al-Sheikh...
 
 
25 Aug 2016
 
SA: NA House Chairperson Thoko Didiza elected CWP Chairperson
STATEMENT
The National Assembly’s House Chairperson for Internal Arrangements, Ms Thoko Didiza, was last night elected the Chairperson of the Commonwealth Women Parliamentarians (CWP) Africa Region. Ms...
 
 
 
                       
 
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