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.
Motsoaledi will also answer for his department’s failure to effectively manage the country’s ports.
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’.
In July last year, around 20 MPs stormed the stage while Gordhan delivered his budget speech.
He said, as he did previously, that his administration would not interfere in the law enforcement agencies’ work.
The President will also address Members of Parliament on milestones in relation to social cohesion.

Parliament National Assembly rejects EFF’s motion, adopts one recognising efforts of farmers and farm workers

The EFF’s motion was condemned as divisive, and ill-advised as there are already portfolio committees dealing with these matters.

Parliament National Assembly unanimously votes Tsakani Maluleke for next Auditor-General

The recommendation for Maluleke’s appointment as Auditor-General will now be forwarded to President Cyril Ramaphosa. 

Parliament SIU investigating R5bn worth of PPE procurement contracts – Mabuza

The deputy president says corrupt activities undermine people’s trust in the government and its efforts to attract much-needed investments to grow the economy,

Parliament Shivambu criticises absence of land question in Ramaphosa’s rescue plan

He says the plan will serve to solidify the new colonial character of the economy that continues to be white-dominated, jobless and the most unequal in the world.

Parliament The search for Secretary of Parliament continues

The position of Secretary of Parliament will be re-advertised to attract a larger pool of applicants.

Parliament Mboweni requests delay of mini budget by a week

The National Assembly programme committee would consider and finalise the request, said parliament.

Parliament Parliament must act after court ruling on Mkhwebane – DA

Mazzone said Mkhwebane’s interdict was an attempt by her to, ‘delay and frustrate’, the inquiry and invalidate a legitimate parliamentary process to have her removed.

Parliament Ramaphosa calls joint sitting of Parliament for his economic recovery plan

The joint sitting is planned for 14:00 on Thursday 15 October.

Parliament DA to report Malema and EFF MP to parly’s ethics committee ‘over tweets inciting violence’

The DA says a tweet in which the EFF leader calls on ‘all ground forces and peace-loving South Africans’ to attend the next proceedings appears to ‘incite violence’.

Parliament Retraction and apology of article titled: “Parliament to reopen in October: Regular Cabinet programme will resume on 6 October”

Parliament has been fully operational during the Covid-19 lockdown periods and Members of Parliament had embarked on a constituency leave period in September, which ends on 5 October.

Parliament DA to refer ministers who received money from FS asbestos-businessman to Parliament’s Ethics Committee

The party says if the MPs’ dealings with Sodi were irreproachable, they would have had no qualms declaring these payments.

Parliament Modise and Masondo: Covid-19 corruption ‘against what SA stands for as a nation’

Parliament’s presiding officers called on South Africans to mark Heritage Day by recommitting to root out the ills in society.

Parliament NCOP passes Covid-19 tax bills and approves suspension of magistrate who was ‘easy on rapists’

The spokesperson of parliament says the sitting also approved South Africa’s accession to the Treaty of Amity and Cooperation in South East Asia.

Parliament Government condemns vandalism at Clicks stores

Cabinet says lawlessness and vandalism of private and public property should not be condoned as they are not a responsible and progressive option to resolve a conflict.




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