Concerns over appointment process for new head of Parliamentary Budget Office

Civil society organisations alarmed at presence of Sfiso Buthelezi on selection panel


News | 13 October 2020

Lottery fails to name beneficiaries of multimillion-rand Covid-19 fund

MP complains to Parliament about lack of disclosure


News | 11 June 2020

Parliament extends deadline for land expropriation submissions after public outcry

Some submissions to the legislature’s email address have been blocked for “unacceptable content”.


News | 31 January 2020

IPID executive acknowledges that system has been abused

Directorate misses Parliamentary deadline


Brief | 27 November 2019

89,000 children’s foster care grants at risk

Government promises to meet November deadline, but MPs are sceptical


News | 19 September 2019

Parliament reaches settlement with whistleblower

Former head of security Zelda Holtzman relieved her “name is cleared”


Brief | 9 May 2018

Learners in Limpopo town unable to write exams

Department of Basic Education under fire for shifting blame and not putting in place contingency plans

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Parliament | 15 September 2017

Parliament in court over its high paid bouncers

New elite security team displaces long-serving parliamentary protection officers


Parliament | 13 September 2017

Social grants: MPs accuse SASSA of deliberate delays

Post Office’s role in grant payments unclear


Parliament | 15 August 2017

Both sides cheer as Zuma survives no-confidence vote

Vote in eighth unsuccessful motion of no confidence was much closer than most people expected

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Parliament | 8 August 2017

Diverse groups unite in call for Zuma to go

Thousands march to Parliament, including ANC allies Cosatu and SACP


News | 7 August 2017

Parliament committee on party funding begins its work

First meeting discusses whether ruling party is entitled to make its own representation

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Parliament | 4 August 2017

Civil society leaders support march to end Zuma regime

“We intend for the character of our march against the Zuma Presidency to be educational, embracing, inclusive and diverse”


News | 3 August 2017

Parliament can help blind people access books

Only the publishing industry stands in the way


Opinion | 2 August 2017

Scopa takes aim at Hawks and NPA

“We want faster results. Society is waiting for consequences.”

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Parliament | 2 August 2017

Parliamentarian tries to curb abortion

Terminating a pregnancy after 12 weeks will be much harder if bill passes


Law | 1 August 2017