Search for new deputy public protector to get under way
Kevin Malunga’s contract would soon be coming to an end and he would need to be replaced before the end of 2019.
DA lays criminal complaint against Faith Muthambi
This follows the release of the report into political interference at the SABC which revealed that the former Communications Minister meddled in the SABC’s editorial decisions.
S. Africans warned against inciting violence against foreign nationals
Parliament responded to clashes between police and what some claim to be foreign small business owners in the Johannesburg CBD.
SAns living abroad to wait 6 months for finalisation of passport applications
This was revealed by Home Affairs Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi in a written parliamentary reply on Tuesday.
ANC backs draft regulations for Political Party Funding Act
ANC NEC member Phoebe Potgieter-Gqubule said the ANC has over 4,000 branches and this would make it hard to regulate as each branch collects donations.
Business Leadership SA supports draft Party Funding Act regulations
Business Leadership South Africa’s Busisiwe Mavuso said her organisation supports the draft regulations as these would go a long way in creating ethical leadership.
ANC, Busa, BLSA to make voices heard on Political Party Funding Act
ANC spokesperson Dakota Legoete said the party would raise issues regarding the threshold amount in terms of declaring funding when the party makes its submission today.
Calls for review of certain provisions of Political Party Funding Act
While some parties and organisations support the draft regulations making party funding more transparent, others have raised technical concerns.
IEC told to lower political funding declaration to R50k
For two days, the Independent Electoral Commission will hold hearings on draft regulations for the Political Party Funding Act which was signed into law earlier this year.
Public hearings on Political Party Funding Act set to start
The hearings come after My Vote Counts won a Constitutional Court application in June last year forcing political parties to publicly disclose their funders.
Africapacity Group offers to buy embattled VBS bank
A black-owned investment company, Africapacity Group, has made contact with the Reserve Bank, Treasury and Parliament with an offer to purchase the bank for R2 billion.
Parly establishes subcommittee to deal with unruly MPs
The 14-member would deal with how to handle matters of unruly behaviour that required Members of Parliament (MPs) to be removed from the Chamber.
Gauteng top choice for local, international migrants - StatsSA
The province might be the smallest province by area, but it contributed disproportionately to the country’s GDP.
Stats SA: HIV prevalence shows steady decline in SA
The latest statistics on HIV showed the overall HIV prevalence rate was approximately 13.5% among the South African population.
Treasury: SABC, Dept of Communications fail to meet bailout pre-conditions
National Treasury said it has not received any submissions or documentation in compliance with the set of pre-conditions communicated to the department in March.
SA's population increases to 58.78m
Gauteng recording the largest share of the country’s population, while the Northern Cape maintained its status as the province with the lowest population in the country.
Parly health portfolio chair Dhlomo: I’m committed to address attacks on EMS
Emergency medical staff have over the years come under increased attack while carrying out their duties.
Mabuza dodges questions on Sars 'rogue unit' during Parly Q&A
Deputy President David Mabuza was answering oral questions in the National Assembly on Thursday, his first question and answer session of the new term of Parliament.