Speaker of the National Assembly Thandi Modise says she will make sure that the Protection of State Information Bill meets the constitutional requirements as envisaged by President Cyril Ramaphosa.
Struggle stalwart, Andrew Mlangeni, who is celebrating his 95th birthday on Saturday, has thanked South Africans for the well wishes that have been streaming in from across the country.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has written to the Speaker of the National Assembly, Tahndie Modise, and the Speaker of the National Council of Provinces (NCOP), Amos Masondo, regarding the employment of an additional 73180 National Defence Force (SANDF) members to support the fight against the coronavirus (COVID-19).
Parliament has declined the request made by the Democratic Alliance for the establishment of an ad hoc committee, to do an extended oversight role, over the executive during the COVID-19 national lockdown.
Public Protector, Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s fight to stop the Parliamentary process to remove her from office to the Western Cape High Court has been indefinitely postponed due to the COVID-19 outbreak.