Amos Masondo and Sylvia Lucas of the ANC have been elected unopposed as Chairperson and Deputy Chairperson of the NCOP respectively.
Fifty-four permanent delegates drawn from the nine provincial legislatures are expected to be sworn in, in the NCOP on Thursday.
The Economic Freedom Fighter (EFF) in the Northern Cape has agreed with its leader Julius Malema that the party could have received more votes in the recent general elections had it campaigned more aggressively.
African National Congress (ANC) Secretary-General, Ace Magashule, has again shot down reports that there’s tension between him and party president Cyril Ramaphosa.
The Statistician-General Risenga Maluleke says incidents of double voting had no material impact on the outcome on the recent 2019 national and provincial elections.