MPs can only report ministers’ performance during oral reply sessions: Modise

14 November 2019, 12:22 PM
National Assembly Speaker, Thandi Modise says the only way for MPs to expose ministers for their performance or non-performance is to bring it to the attention of the President and his Deputy during oral reply sessions.
Murdered Tshwane ANCYL member to be remembered 14 November 2019, 10:16 AM

A Memorial service for murdered Tshwane ANC Youth League member, Lethabo Nkoana will be held Thursday afternoon.

NPA donor money to be managed by National Treasury: Lamola 13 November 2019, 9:19 PM

Justice and Correctional Services Minister Ronald Lamola has told the National Assembly that any form of donor money to the NPA will be managed by National Treasury and declared through proper processes.

All land should be under State custodianship: Shivambu 13 November 2019, 9:10 PM

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) Chief Whip Floyd Shivambu says placing all land under the custodianship of the State is not tantamount to confiscation.

DA’s Makashule Gana prepared to replace Maimane 13 November 2019, 3:50 PM

Democratic Alliance (DA) Gauteng Member of Provincial Legislature Makashule Gana has outlined the changes he believes should be made in the party including the need for the DA to focus on economic, social and environmental justice.

Disunity has led to collapse of N West municipalities: Magashule 13 November 2019, 1:53 PM

ANC Secretary General, Ace Magashule, says factionalism, disunity and what he terms 'politics of the stomach', has led to the total collapse of municipalities in the North West.

DA Member of the Gauteng Provincial Legislature Makashule Gana
DA cannot continue to ignore racial redress: Gana 13 November 2019, 12:02 PM

DA Member of the Gauteng Provincial Legislature Makashule Gana says the DA risks losing its legitimacy if it ignores racial redress.

Oupa Nkoane
DA calls for dismissal of Emfuleni Municipality manager 13 November 2019, 6:02 AM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has called for the dismissal of the manager of the Emfuleni Municipality in Vanderbijlpark, Gauteng.

Zuma’s tax information crucial to Mkhwebane’s investigation 13 November 2019, 5:59 AM

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane says former President Jacob Zuma's tax information holds the key to the success of her pending investigation.

Zuma not opposed to request for his tax information 12 November 2019, 5:55 PM

Former President Jacob Zuma has weighed in on the matter between the South African Revenue Service (SARS) and the Public Protector regarding his tax information.

DA irked by Mboweni’s unavailability to answer questions in NCOP 12 November 2019, 4:05 PM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) leader in the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) Cathlene Labuschagne has described as unacceptable Finance Minister Tito Mboweni's unavailability to answer oral questions in the House this afternoon.

SARS cannot be compelled to give taxpayers’ information: Kieswetter 12 November 2019, 3:06 PM

South African Revenue Service (SARS) Commissioner  Edward Kieswetter has told the media in Pretoria that SARS cannot be compelled to give taxpayers' information to Public Proctor Busisiwe Mkhwebane.

EFF welcomes NDPP decision to prosecute Catzavelos 12 November 2019, 2:46 PM

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has welcomed the decision of the National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) not to withdraw the crimen injuria charge against businessman Adam Catzavelos.

ANC to decide on ANCYL conflict 12 November 2019, 8:16 AM

The African National Congress says it's waiting for a report from the National Youth Task Team before deciding what action to take on what happened at the weekend. 

ANC concerned over Hammanskraal violence 11 November 2019, 9:14 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) says what happened at the weekend during the National Youth Task Team meeting was mere hooliganism that has infiltrated party structures.

Mathabatha urges municipalities to accelerate service delivery 11 November 2019, 5:47 PM

Limpopo African National Congress (ANC) chairperson Stan Mathabatha has urged municipalities to accelerate the delivery of basic services and desist from corruption.

Stan Mathabatha
ANC in Limpopo holds two-day local government summit 11 November 2019, 7:36 AM

The African National Congress in Limpopo is holding a two-day local government summit to discuss ways to improve the poor state of municipalities in the province. The summit has brought together party and municipal officials.

Calls for political tolerance after ANCYL member shot dead 10 November 2019, 7:24 PM

There are renewed calls for political tolerance after ANCYL member was shot dead and another injured in Pretoria.

DA sends open letter to Ndlozi on his Twitter comments against Springboks 10 November 2019, 5:02 PM

The DA's provincial leader in the North West Joe McGluwa has penned an open letter to EFF spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi over his messages on social media following the Springboks victory at the Rugby World Cup.   

Police investigate shooting incident at ANCYL rally 10 November 2019, 11:36 AM

 Gauteng police are investigating a shooting incident at Temba stadium in Hammanskraal, which left a 25-year-old ANCYL member and one other person injured and recovering in hospital.

AfriForum files complaint of hate speech against EFF Secretary-General 9 November 2019, 3:43 PM

AfriForum has filed a complaint of hate speech against EFF Secretary-General Godrich Gardee with the Human Rights Commission.

N Cape attracts R23bn in investment commitments 9 November 2019, 1:43 PM

Northern Cape premier Dr Zamani Saul says the province has managed to attract R23 billion in investment commitments at the recent South Africa Investment Summit held in Johannesburg over the past week.

DA calls out Mabuza’s diplomacy on LGBTQI rights 8 November 2019, 5:02 PM

The DA's parliamentary leader, John Steenhuisen has called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to condemn what he says is Deputy President David Mabuza's failure to condemn the gross human rights abuses of members of the LGBTQI community in Uganda.

Black First Land First (BLF) leader Andile Mngxitama announces the following venue for the Special Policy Conference to be held on the 30 November 2019 in Durban, KZN
BLF describes de-registration as an insult to black people 8 November 2019, 11:22 AM

The Black First Land First movement has described the de-registration of the party as an insult to black people. The BLF applied to appeal the Independent Electoral Commission’s de-registration, which was later denied by the Electoral Court in Bloemfontein.

Flag to fly half-mast ahead of Nkabinde-Khawe’s funeral 8 November 2019, 5:40 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa has instructed that the National Flag be flown at half-mast in Gauteng, on Friday, the day of the province's Social Development MEC Thuliswa Nkabinde-Khawe's funeral.

Andile Mngxitama
BLF to host conference to chart way forward 7 November 2019, 11:35 AM

Leader of Black First Land First Andile Mngxitama says he will not back down from convening a special policy conference in a bid to map out a plan to counter the de-registration of the movement.

Mkhwebane says court has vindicated her stance on Zille 6 November 2019, 4:02 PM

 Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has warned public representatives to restrain themselves within the confines of the executive code of ethics.

Watch: MEC Thuliswa Nkabinde-Khawe memorial service 6 November 2019, 1:15 PM

A memorial service for Social Development MEC Thuliswa Nkabinde-Khawe is being held at the Johannesburg City Hall on Wednesday. 

Nkabinde-Khawe memorial to be held on Wednesday 6 November 2019, 9:17 AM

A memorial service for Social Development MEC Thuliswa Nkabinde-Khawe will be held at the Johannesburg City Hall hall at midday on Wednesday.

Gauteng Legislature remembers the late Nkabinde-Khawe 6 November 2019, 8:15 AM

Different political parties have paid tribute to the late Social Development MEC, Thuliswa Nkabinde-Khawe in a special sitting in the Gauteng Legislature in Johannesburg.