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.
Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has strongly urged public representatives to take their oaths of office seriously. The Chief Justice was speaking to the SABC ahead of the swearing-in of MPs on Wednesday which will be led by him.
Following a year of preparations, Parliament says it’s all systems go for the swearing in of its Members of Parliament (MPs) this week.
Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has appealed to all chosen Members of Parliament and Provincial Legislatures to ensure that the executive is held to account.