EFF MP Nokulunga Sonti was ordered to leave the House by the speaker, but EFF leader Julius Malema objected to the manner in which she was ordered to leave and the order was withdrawn.
In 2018, the SIU set out to recover R2.2 billion from the tender appointment of LTE Consulting Engineers for the failed project.
‘You might not like the MPs, but they should be respected, as they represent the people of South Africa,’ said portfolio committee chairperson Bulelani Magwanishe.
‘It is because more than 12 of the senior managers in this department has been appointed irregularly, without the necessary qualifications,’ De Lille said.
To lessen the financial burden on hard-hit consumers, there has been no increase on bulk water charges imposed on all water boards for the 2020-21 financial year.
A debate of no-confidence motion in President Cyril Ramaphosa, processing of Bills, consideration of Budgetary Review and Recommendation reports, and Ministerial briefings are some of the agenda items in the Parliamentary programme for this week. 

Parliament Scopa slams KZN Cogta for poor support of its local municipalities

The committee’s chair Mkhuleko Hlengwa says the committee wants to ensure that municipalities are functional for the benefit of the people to ensure that service delivery is of a requisite quality.

Parliament Police committee chair calls for urgent processing of Bills meant to address GBV

Petterson says that the most important amendment that must be fast-tracked is the one that ensures that perpetrators of GBV are not granted bail.

Parliament ‘Let ANC deal with it’ – Mabuza grilled in parly over reinstated alleged rapist

‘But of course, as leaders in government, um, we are standing ready to fight the scourge of gender-based violence,’ he said to MPs wanting answers.

Parliament ATM’s no-confidence motion in Ramaphosa to be voted on next week by open ballot

Speaker of the National Assembly Thandi Modise declined the ATM’s request to have the motion voted on by way of a secret ballot.

Parliament Male ANC MPs sign pledge to ‘be positive role model’ in GBV battle

‘The ANC caucus urges all South Africans to heed the call and unite to fight the scourge of violence, abuse and femicide against women and children.’

Parliament Mkhwebane’s fate rests with three legal heavyweights appointed by Speaker

Earlier this year, Modise accepted a motion from DA chief whip Natasha Mazzone to institute removal proceedings against Mkhwebane.

Parliament EFF MPs who ‘attacked Pravin Gordhan’ a no-show at parly hearing

In July last year, 20 EFF MPs stormed the stage while Gordhan delivered his Budget speech.

Parliament Justice department in desperate need of renewal, Lamola tells parly

The department reported approximately R1.2 billion in irregular expenditure and underspent by R757 million.

Parliament Scopa slams UIF over TERS looting, ‘no leadership’

On Tuesday, Scopa considered and adopted the report that laid bare the lack of protocols and inefficiencies with the UIF’s Covid-19 TERS benefit payment.

Parliament Parliament summons Motsoaledi to explain Bushiris’ escape

Motsoaledi will also answer for his department’s failure to effectively manage the country’s ports.

Parliament DA wants EFF MP probed over ‘monkey face’ comments

The DA says it condemns in the strongest terms the comments made by Paulsen via his Facebook page, where he refers to coloured people as ‘brown pets’ and ‘monkey face’.

Parliament EFF MPs accused of disrupting Sona off the hook

In July last year, around 20 MPs stormed the stage while Gordhan delivered his budget speech.

Parliament ANC leaders charged with corruption a matter for the ANC – Ramaphosa

He said, as he did previously, that his administration would not interfere in the law enforcement agencies’ work.




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