The exodus of former Ministers from Parliament is continuing. The latest two to tender their resignations are Jeff Radebe and Siyabonga Cwele.
Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has appealed to all chosen Members of Parliament and Provincial Legislatures to ensure that the executive is held to account.
The National Assembly has risen without reprimanding the MPs who were found to have breached Parliament’s Code of Ethics. It has also not passed a resolution to fine those who were found guilty of breaching the code.
The National Assembly is holding its last sitting of the fifth Parliament on Wednesday. A debate on Human Rights Day is expected to take place and MPs are also expected to bid one another farewell.
National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete is leading a multi-party delegation of eight Members of Parliament (MPs) on an official parliamentary visit to the Republic of Cuba.