MPs welcome special paper on Eskom restructuring
The Department of Public Enterprises on Wednesday briefed the committee on the document which set out Eskom’s roadmap for the next year and beyond.
Gordhan allays fear of job losses at Eskom due to unbundling
The paper - tabled at a meeting of the public enterprises portfolio committee - sets out the roadmap for Eskom for the next year and beyond.
Eskom expects unbundling of transmission to be done by March
The department said Eskom would initiate the restructuring process by first creating a transmission subsidiary company, which would fall under Eskom’s control.
IEC: Changing SA electoral system will cost country
IEC chief electoral officer Sy Mamabolo said that any change to this system would be solely up to Parliament.
IEC: Parly should develop a suitable electoral system for SA
The IEC briefed Parliament's home affairs oversight committee on the high-level panel recommendations on electoral reform on Tuesday.
SAA denies putting inexperienced people in charge amid workers’ strike
Hundreds of SAA employees went on strike last Friday over wages and planned restructuring at the airline.
'You can't moer the problem away,' says EFF in debate on corporal punishment
MPs were debating increasing levels of violence, drugs and sexual abuse in schools in one of two mini-plenary sittings in the National Assembly on Thursday.
Strike the only way to make SAA listen to grievances, say unions
Three thousand workers belonging to Numsa and the South African Cabin Crew Association (SACCA) are expected to embark on a strike over wages and job cuts on Friday.
Unions serve SAA with 48-hour strike notice
The announcement comes just hours after the South African Airways board warned industrial action could sound the death knell for the struggling airline.
SAA can't table financial statements for fear of audit disclaimer, MPs told
Members of the SAA board and management on Wednesday briefed Parliament’s Standing Committee on Public Accounts about the reasons for the non-tabling of annual statements.
EFF questions Parliament celebrating 'lily-white' Bok RWC victory
The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has again criticised the Springboks and the wave of positivity following their Rugby World Cup triumph.
MPs to grill candidates for deputy PP position
The eight candidates were nominated from a list of 19 who were deemed to meet the legal requirements for the post.
Thandi Modise to the Boks: ‘You’ve made us forget about racial tensions, GBV’
The players were greeted by cheers from Parliament officials and visitors.
Municipalities owed over R100bn, Parliament told
National Treasury chief director TV Pillay told MPs the worst-performing municipalities were also owed a R150 billion in unpaid debt, and this had a serious impact on revenues.
AG names municipalities most guilty of massive irregular expenditure
National Treasury said the worst-performing municipalities owed a whopping R150 billion in debt.
Mabuza says over R1bn needed for Vaal River pollution crisis
Deputy President David Mabuza was responding to oral questions in the National Council of Provinces this afternoon.
Motshekga appeals to MPs to put aside differences for land expropriation bill
The parliamentary committee tasked with initiating and introducing legislation to allow for land expropriation without compensation has held a workshop to gather information on how to draft the bill.
Bill on land expropriation to be open for public comment soon
The ad hoc committee is tasked with coming up with a way to change Section 25 of the Constitution to allow for the expropriation of land without compensation.