President Cyril Ramaphosa is about to deliver the State of the Nation Address at 7 o’clock. It is expected that he will speak about corruption.
The leader of the Congress of the People Mosiua Lekota has called for President Cyril Ramaphosa to resign following the Bosasa-scandal.
Guests are starting to walk down the red carpet ahead of Thursday’s opening of Parliament. This is the time of the afternoon when Members of Parliament get to show off their finest outfits.
A large police contingent has been deployed in Keizergracht Street just outside the Cape Town CBD ahead of a protest march by teachers affiliated to the newly formed Educators Union of South Africa.