First sitting of new Parliament will be at the Cape Town International Convention Centre

The new National Assembly will not be complete until February 2026


Brief | 6 June 2024

Railway line occupiers complain to Parliamentarians about lack of water

SCOPA hears of the substantial obstacles blocking the reopening of Cape Town’s Central Line


News | 21 March 2024

Urgent court bid by Dipuo Peters to stop her suspension fails

The ANC MP was sanctioned by Parliament for state capture breaches while she was Minister of Transport


Law | 29 January 2024

Dipuo Peters takes Parliament to court

Former Transport Minister seeks to have her suspension lifted. #UniteBehind opposes her bid.


News | 25 January 2024

Public works slammed for mismanagement of prime Cape Town property

A two-hectare property and heritage buildings have been left to ruin


News | 17 November 2023

Parliament unimpressed by NSFAS’s turnaround plan

Student funding scheme given seven working days to answer portfolio committee’s questions


News | 5 October 2023

Parliamentary briefing on Thabo Bester postponed after G4S no-show

“Accountability to Parliament is not optional,” says committee chair

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News | 4 April 2023

Why is government taking so long to finalise water standards?

Much needed legislation has not moved since 2017. It’s up to us, the public, to put pressure on our elected leaders to finish the job.


Opinion | 18 November 2022

Mining affected communities protest outside Parliament

Activists demand mines develop and help the communities that host them


Brief | 16 August 2022

Parliament approves Lottery board chair shortlist

Opposition parties object to the inclusion of Frank Chikane


Brief | 15 June 2022

Appointment of Lottery chair back on track

Frank Chikane and Themba Dlamini join Barney Pityana and Terry Tselane on the shortlist


Brief | 24 May 2022

Parliament’s botched digitisation may mean millions of precious documents were lost in the fire

Many scanned documents are impossible to read


Feature | 28 January 2022

MPs demand update on Special Investigation Unit’s Lottery probe

DA’s Mat Cuthbert says SIU has already missed a deadline given by the President


Brief | 8 December 2021

NLC Commissioner misleads Parliament – again

Dodgy lawyer paid millions in Lottery grants while also doing legal work for NLC


News | 9 April 2021

Parliament shortlists eight candidates for Lottery chair

Public has until 8 March to comment or raise objections


Brief | 26 February 2021

MP tries to exclude public from meeting on appointment of new Lottery chair

Scandal-ridden Alfred Nevhutanda is unlikely to be replaced by November deadline


News | 26 October 2020