The first encounter between members of the 6th Parliament serving on the Police Portfolio Committee and the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) served up some tense moments on Thursday.
For the first time in the history of a democratic South Africa, the President will not have a praise singer to usher him into the chamber during the State of the Nation Address (SONA) ceremony.
Eastern Cape Provincial Legislature Speaker, Helen Sauls- August says the budget allocation for the State of the Province Address has been reduced from R5 million to R700 000.
The City of Johannesburg is expected to table its 2019/2020 budget and present the city’s plans, programmes and priorities regarding service delivery, with no delays or objections.
Economists are urging government to focus heavily on job creation in order to grow the economy. This after Finance Minister, Tito Mboweni, delivered his maiden budget speech on Wednesday in the National Assembly.