The Democratic Alliance (DA) wants the National Assembly to take action against Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams for ignoring Parliament.
Judgment has been reserved in Public Protector’s bid to stop a Parliamentary probe into her fitness to hold office. Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane approached the High Court in Cape Town after the National Assembly endorsed a motion by the DA Chief Whip Natasha Mazzone for a panel of independent experts to be appointed to assess whether or not Mkhwebane has a case to answer.
The name of South Africa’s new top accountant, the Auditor-General, will be submitted to the National Assembly in little over a week.
Protesters in the southern Iraqi city of Basra set fire to parliament’s local office on Friday as security forces fired live rounds in the air to disperse them, a Reuters witness and security sources said.
Libya’s internationally recognised government in Tripoli announced a ceasefire on Friday and the leader of a rival parliament in eastern Libya also appealed for a halt to hostilities.
The Ad hoc committee on the Appointment of the Auditor General has finalised interviewing candidates for the position of the new Auditor General.
Deputy President David Mabuza has again asked Parliament to postpone his planned appearance before the National Assembly this coming Thursday to answer oral questions.
The scourge of gender-based violence, the impact of COVID-19 on women, as well as the issues of social grants came under the spotlight at the Gauteng Provincial Legislature’s annual Women’s Parliament on Friday.
The Cape Town High Court has heard that it is imperative that Parliament should keep office bearers accountable.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane is today expected to challenge Parliament’s rules on how to remove the head of a Chapter Nine institution in the Cape Town High Court.