Parliamentarian tries to curb abortion

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


Law | 1 August 2017

Heated civil society meeting debates secret ballot

Opposing positions presented by Makhosi Khoza, Bantu Holomisa and Steven Friedman

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News | 12 July 2017

MPs and minister argue over social grants in Parliament

Bathabile Dlamini says government is “paying our people properly” because of the work done by Net1


News | 26 May 2017

Energy Minister says government may appeal nuclear judgment

Mmamoloko Kubayi acknowledges serious problems in her department


Brief | 2 May 2017

Traditional and Khoi-San Leadership Bill: MPs failed dismally to consult the public

Flawed hearings made a mockery of constitutional requirements


Opinion | 5 April 2017

Social grants will be paid on 1 April, Gordhan promises

Scopa Chairman Themba Godi says there is a “crisis of no confidence” in Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini


News | 14 March 2017

In photos: protests at State of Nation Address 2017

Despite violence inside Parliament, outside was mostly peaceful


Photo Essay | 10 February 2017

SASSA meeting postponed again

ANC MPs to attend lekgotla instead


Brief | 24 January 2017

Withdrawal from International Criminal Court challenged in Concourt

CASAC argues the President has violated the separation of powers


Law | 31 October 2016

Pensioners blockade parliament

A group of senior citizens from the Eastern Cape say they won’t stop their actions until they get the money owed to them


News | 6 May 2016

Parliament has become unwelcoming

Access used to be quick and easy. Not any more.


Opinion | 18 April 2016

Right2Know pickets on N2 ahead of SONA

Denied permission to demonstrate closer to parliament, the organisation relocates its protest


News | 11 February 2016