NCOP to consider follow-up report on Section 100 intervention in North West

23 June 2021, 6:18 AM
The National Council of Provinces will on Wednesday morning consider the follow-up report of the Ad Hoc Committee on Section 100 intervention of the Constitution in the North West Province.
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North West ANC condemns more than R6.5 mln face mask over expenditure 23 June 2021, 6:07 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) in the North West has strongly condemned, what it says is, over expenditure totalling more than R6.5 million for the purchase of face masks by the North West department of Education.

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EFF wants the NCOP to pass a resolution on the closure of schools amid rising COVID-19 cases 23 June 2021, 12:49 PM

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ANC in Eastern Cape dealing with violence at branch meetings 22 June 2021, 4:17 PM

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Those who say Bushiri was in and out of SA should provide proof : Motsoaledi 22 June 2021, 3:00 PM

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VIDEO | State Capture hears Law Enforcement Agencies-related evidence 22 June 2021, 2:03 PM

The Commission of Inquiry into State Capture is continuing to hear evidence on the flow of funds from a researcher employed by Shadow World Investigations, London, Mr Paul Edward Holden, on Tuesday afternoon.

Open vaccine registration to people aged 40 and over: DA 22 June 2021, 9:30 AM

The Democratci Alliance in the Western Cape has called on the national Health Department to open up vaccine registrations to people aged 40 and older.

DA calls on Motsoaledi to update Parliament on Bushiris 21 June 2021, 4:51 PM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has called on Home Affairs Minister Aaron Motsoaledi and law enforcement agencies to update Parliament on the progress of investigations into how the Bushiris escaped from South Africa.

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Ramaphosa condemns ANC’s branch meeting violence in Limpopo 21 June 2021, 2:09 PM

ANC president, Cyril Ramaphosa has condemned the violence that broke out during a branch general meeting of the party in Lephalele in the Waterberg region of Limpopo.

VIDEO | State Capture Inquiry, Malusi Gigaba testimony, part 2 21 June 2021, 2:05 PM

Former Public Enterprises Minister, Malusi Gigaba, has denied that during his tenure he had an “informal way” of appointing board members for state-owned entities. Gigaba continues with his testimony at the State Capture Commission of Inquiry on Monday afternoon.

Gigaba denies randomly appointing board members for SOEs 21 June 2021, 11:58 AM

Former Public Enterprises Minister, Malusi Gigaba has denied that during his tenure he had an "informal way" of appointing board members for state-owned entities.

Ramaphosa calls for discipline as fight against COVID-19 continues 21 June 2021, 11:00 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa has rallied South Africans to be persistent and practice discipline to win the battle against the COVID-19 pandemic.

VIDEO: Commission hears evidence from former Public Enterprises Minister, Malusi Gigaba 21 June 2021, 8:30 AM

The Commission of Inquiry into State Capture is hearing Transnet-related evidence from the former Minister of Public Enterprises, Malusi Gigaba.

Gigaba to continue testifying at State Capture Commission 21 June 2021, 7:30 AM

Former Public Enterprises Minister, Malusi Gigaba will be returning to the State Capture Commission in Johannesburg on Monday, where he's expected to continue to give his version about matters.

The MKMVA is not disbanded, reiterates Maphatsoe 21 June 2021, 6:00 AM

Maphatsoe was addressing the MKMVA Johannesburg Regional General Council in Johannesburg on Sunday. He says the ANC has no power to disband the structure.

Bhanga considering legal action over NMB towns’ name changes 21 June 2021, 5:52 AM

The Democratic Alliance's Nelson Mandela Metro mayor, Nqaba Bhanga, says the municipality is considering all options, including legal action to prevent the new names of towns in the metro of becoming permanent.

Parties divided on how to conduct election campaigns amid COVID-19 20 June 2021, 8:40 PM

Political parties are still divided on how to conduct their election campaigns amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

ANC’s Mopani district elective conference to resume on Sunday 20 June 2021, 11:24 AM

The African National Congress' Mopani district elective conference is expected to resume on Sunday at Tzaneen in Limpopo.

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Registration of delegates under way for ANC Mopani regional elective conference 19 June 2021, 3:18 PM

The ANC Mopani regional elective conference is expected to start at four separate venues in Tzaneen in Limpopo later on Saturday.

All systems go for ANC Limpopo Mopani regional elective conference 18 June 2021, 3:45 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) in Limpopo says it's all-systems go for the start of the regional elective conference in the Mopani region.

DA objects to amendments in employment equity bill 18 June 2021, 2:28 PM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has objected to the adoption of the Employment Amendment Equity Bill by the Portfolio Committee on Employment and Labour.

VIDEO: State Capture Inquiry hears testimony from Malusi Gigaba, part 2 18 June 2021, 2:10 PM

Former Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba has denied abusing his power and having ulterior motives to have his now estranged wife Nomachule Mngoma arrested. He was testifying at the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture. Gigaba continues with his testimony on Friday afternoon.

Estranged wife testified against me out of bitterness and malice: Malusi Gigaba 18 June 2021, 12:38 PM

Former Public Enterprises minister, Malusi Gigaba says he believes his now estranged wife, Noma had testified against him at the State Capture Commission out of bitterness and malice.

VIDEO: State Capture Inquiry hears former minister Malusi Gigaba’s testimony 18 June 2021, 9:30 AM

The State Capture Commission continues with oral evidence from former minister Malusi Gigaba.

President Ramaphosa declares 10 days of mourning to honour Kaunda 18 June 2021, 7:45 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa has declared 10 days of mourning to honour the late former Zambian President, Kenneth Kaunda.

Estranged wife testified against me because divorce settlement did not go her way: Gigaba 18 June 2021, 6:40 AM

Former Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba has told the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture that his estranged wife Noma Mngoma testified against him at the commission because their divorce settlement did not go her way.

Health committee to investigate if Minister Mkhize can still appear before it 17 June 2021, 6:50 PM

Parliament's Health Committee will investigate whether it is possible for Health Minister, Zweli Mkhize, to appear before it despite him being on special leave.

VIDEO: State Capture Inquiry hears evidence from former Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba 17 June 2021, 6:00 PM

The State Capture Commission hears oral evidence from former Public Enterprises Minister, Malusi Gigaba.