NCOP Deputy Chair apologises to survivors of GBV

20 February 2020, 6:04 AM
National Council of Provinces Deputy Chair Sylvia Lucas has apologised to survivors of gender based violence for how the issue was used during a joint sitting of Parliament.
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N West premier to announce findings of investigations into corruption 10 November 2018, 1:25 PM

North West premier Job Mokgoro says he will announce the findings of investigations into corruption allegations in the provincial government early next week.

Possible Zuma appeal unlikely to succeed 10 November 2018, 11:04 AM

Constitutional law expert, Shadrack Gutto, says former president Jacob Zuma is not likely to have any success if he heads back to court in attempts to save himself from having to pay his personal legal costs.

ANC NEC embarks on door-to-door campaign in E Cape 10 November 2018, 8:35 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa and the ANC National Executive Committee(NEC) will embark on several campaigns across the Eastern Cape over the weekend.

Mantashe blames factionalism over Mahumapelo’s failed court attempt 10 November 2018, 6:21 AM

African National Congress (ANC) national chairperson Gwede Mantashe has blamed factionalism and desire to have power at all costs for the court battle brought by ANC factions in North West against the NEC.

VBS bank forensic report to be released end of November : Mkhize 9 November 2018, 9:07 PM

Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize says a forensic report will be released at the end of this month to reveal how several municipalities invested millions of rands with the controversial VBS bank.

SACP in N West against ANC members who took NEC to court 9 November 2018, 6:13 PM

The South African Communist Party (SACP) in North West has lashed out at African National Congress (ANC) members in the province who took the party's National Executive Council to court over the disbandment of the Supra Mahumapelo led Provincial Executive Committee.

Maimane denies there is racism within DA 9 November 2018, 5:48 PM

Democratic Alliance (DA )leader Mmusi Maimane denies there is racism within the DA. Maimane is visiting the Northern Cape as part of a countrywide launch of the party's team one SA campaign.

DA welcomes judgment on Zuma’s legal fees 9 November 2018, 4:35 PM

The Democratic Alliance(DA) has welcomed the decision of the North Gauteng High Court that former President Jacob Zuma must pay his on legal costs in the State Capture Review case.

John Mpe and Gilbert Kganyago
Former Capricorn District mayor takes no responsibility in VBS debacle 9 November 2018, 12:33 PM

The former executive mayor of Capricorn District Municipality, Gilbert Kganyago, and current mayor John Mpe discusses advocate Terry Mutau's report on VBS Mutual Bank which mentions a peculiar case of Capricorn District Municipality in Limpopo.

Supra Mahumapelo
Mahumapelo speaks out about VBS Bank scandal 9 November 2018, 12:16 PM

Former North West Premier, Supra Mahumapelo, says he does not regret his alleged involvement in the VBS Mutual Bank scandal.

SA parliament
National Assembly approves BRRR reports 9 November 2018, 11:44 AM

The National Assembly has approved six Budgetary Review and Recommendation Reports of various departments and entities in the police department.

Pravin Gordhan
EFF dismisses intimidation claims from Gordhan 9 November 2018, 5:44 AM

The EFF rubbished Public Enterprises Minister, Pravin Gordhan's claim that he is a victim of intimidation and harassment.

De Lille with a police officer
De Lille lays criminal charges against four DA members 8 November 2018, 5:35 PM

Former Cape Town Mayor, Patricia De Lille has laid criminal charges against four Democratic Alliance  (DA) members. She says they have tarnished her name and have spread defamatory information about her.

Cyril Ramaphosa
Ramaphosa to lead NEC to the Eastern Cape 8 November 2018, 4:30 PM

Ramaphosa is scheduled to address the cadres forum in East London on Sunday

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan
Zuma, Guptas are the architects of state capture: Gordhan 8 November 2018, 3:15 PM

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan has accused former President Jacob Zuma and the Guptas of being the architects of state capture in his submissions to the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture.

Gordhan, Public Protector, Pillay, Retirement package.
Gordhan subpoenaed by Public Protector 8 November 2018, 11:42 AM

 The Minister of Public Enterprises, Pravin Gordhan, has been subpoenaed to appear before the Public Protector, Busisiwe Mkhwebane next week.

De Lille to lay fraud charges against DA MPs 8 November 2018, 7:40 AM

The former mayor of Cape Town Patricia de Lille says she will be laying charges of fraud against two Democratic Alliance (DA) Members of Parliament over a fake Auditor-General report.

Jacob Zuma
Litigation against Zuma is not for political purposes: DA 8 November 2018, 7:00 AM

The Democratic Alliance (DA)'s James Selfe says his party taking prominent persons to court is not politically motivated.

DA chief whip refuses to apologise for Parly comment 8 November 2018, 6:45 AM

DA chief whip John Steenhuisen says he will not apologise for calling EFF MPs VBS bank looters in the National Assembly on Tuesday.

Parliament scuffles
Political parties condemn scuffle in parliament 7 November 2018, 9:14 PM

African National Congress (ANC) Chief Whip, Jackson Mthembu, has described the chaos that broke out in the National Assembly as a disgrace and the lowest point in the history of a democratic parliament.

Steenhuisen dismisses rape claims 7 November 2018, 4:22 PM

DA Chief Whip John Steenhuisen has dismissed claims made by EFF CIC Julius Malema that he was accused of rape.

Jacob Zuma
Judgement reserved in former President Zuma legal costs case 7 November 2018, 4:07 PM

Judgment has been reserved in the Democratic Alliance's (DA) application to review and set aside the agreement between the Presidency and former president Jacob Zuma to cover his legal costs.

Mahumapelo speaks out about Zuma meeting 7 November 2018, 11:33 AM

Former North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo says it's unfortunate for the newspaper journalist to conclude that his meeting with other ANC top officials was to discuss the toppling of President Cyril Ramaphosa.

Agang SA’s Tlouamma ready to defend his actions 7 November 2018, 11:15 AM

Agang SA MP Andries Tlouamma says he is willing to defend himself if he has to go through a disciplinary hearing to defend his actions in the National Assembly on Tuesday.

Watch: Former President Zuma legal fees case 7 November 2018, 10:44 AM

The hearing at the High Court in Pretoria on the DA’s application to review and set aside the agreement between the Presidency and former president Jacob Zuma to cover his legal costs  currently being heard.

DA, EFF case on Zuma legal costs continues 7 November 2018, 6:33 AM

The hearing at the High Court in Pretoria on the DA's application to review and set aside the agreement between the Presidency and former president Jacob Zuma to cover his legal costs resumes Wednesday morning.

Ramaphosa’s oral reply session marred by “chaos” 6 November 2018, 9:35 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa's oral reply session was marred by chaos as the DA and the EFF clashed in the middle of the session.

Scuffle in parliament.
WATCH| Scuffle between EFF, Agang breaks out in parliament 6 November 2018, 5:21 PM

Agang SA MP, Andries Tlouamma and EFF’s Mogamad Nazier Paulsen, have been involved in a scuffle during a seating in the National Assembly.

ANC will not support closure of SAA 6 November 2018, 4:30 PM

African National Congress Secretary-General Ace Magashule has reiterated that the party will not support the closure of South African Airways.

Mmusi Maimane in Parliament
Andile is running a clear and honest business: Ramaphosa 6 November 2018, 3:43 PM

Democratic Alliance (DA) Leader Mmusi Maimane challenged President Cyril Ramphosa to set the record straight on whether his son Andile has benefited from doing business with  Bosasa Security Company which is doing business with the state.