Police have admitted to Members of Parliament that they’ve distributed firearms among members that were not properly marked or tested for ballistics.
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.