With voting counting complete, Parliament says it is ready to welcome new Members of Parliament (MPs) and those of the National Council of Provinces (NCOP).
South Africa has a “Proportional Represention” system for allocating votes in the National and Provincial legislatures.
The African National Congress (ANC) says it is concerned that a motion praising the Democratic Alliance (DA) run Western Cape government for its achievements was passed in the National Assembly without objections.
The Presidency says it’s still considering the National Assembly’s recommendations of eight candidates to be appointed on the SABC Board.
President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to announce his decision on the appointment of the eight non-executive South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) Board members soon. This is according to Presidential Spokesperson Khusela Diko.