The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) says it is vital for Parliament to speed up the process of amending the current Electoral Act to avoid problems in the next general election in 2024.
Deputy President David Mabuza is in Parliament this afternoon, fielding questions from Members of Parliament.
The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) executives are appearing before parliament’s Communications Portfolio Committee on Wednesday to discuss among other matters, the looming retrenchments at the public broadcaster.
Ministers in the Economics Cluster are answering questions in Parliament relating to the economic cluster, such as Public Enterprises, Tourism and Trade and Industry.
The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) will be called to a virtual briefing with Parliament’s Communications and Digital Technologies Committee next week Wednesday.
The National Assembly through it have joined the national uproar against the mounting femicide and Gender-Based Violence (GBV) cases.
Cabinet’s approval of the National Khoi and San Heritage Route, which is a national legacy project, is widely welcomed by the Khoi and San community in the Eastern Cape.
Finance Minister Tito Mboweni says the COVID-19 pandemic and the dire the economic conditions of the country have forced government to utilise the financial resources at its disposal to the best interest of the people. The Minister has urged Parliament to support his proposal for a new zero-based budgeting approach.
Parliament’s Police Portfolio Committee has approved the notice by Police Minister Bheki Cele to have a new firearm amnesty period ending early next year.
SA Express employees have handed over a memorandum of grievances to officials from the Presidency. Hundreds of SA Express employees have staged a protest outside Parliament in Cape Town.