SABC News - Parliament


The ANCYL wants Hlaudi Motsoeneng to remain as SABC's COO.
SABC Board to be summoned to Parliament over Motsoeneng issue

Monday 26 September 2016 12:47

Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Communications says it will call an urgent meeting with the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) Board.


The FICA Bill awaits President Jacob Zuma's signature.
Pressure mounts on President Zuma to sign FICA Bill

Sunday 25 September 2016 21:33

Pressure is mounting on President Jacob Zuma to sign the Financial Intelligence Centre Amendment (FICA) Bill into law without delay.


Parliament officials congratulate Mbete on marriage

Sunday 25 September 2016 06:28

Parliament officials and staff have wished National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete well after she tied the knot on Saturday in the Eastern Cape.


Deputy Minister in the Presidency, Buti Manamela.
Education and its instruments should be protected: Manamela

Saturday 24 September 2016 20:01

Deputy Minister in the Presidency, Buti Manamela, is calling on students' leaders to denounce the destruction of property in institutions of higher learning.


Vodacom says a serious consideration of the facts will show that it’s a much better operator when compared to other cellphone networks which are deemed to be less expensive.
Quality of packages justifies pricing: Vodacom

Wednesday 21 September 2016 17:53

Vodacom says the quality of its service and the packages it offers its customers justify the costs of data bundles.


The Standing Committee on Finance has summoned Moyane and Financial Intelligence Centre Director, Murray Michell, to explain their handling of the investigation into Moyane's Deputy, Jonas Makwakwa.
DA welcomes decision to summon Moyane

Tuesday 20 September 2016 19:47

The DA says it welcomes the decision by the Standing Committee on Finance to summon the head of the South African Revenue Services, Tom Moyane.


Vodacom is the most expensive on the per minute tariff plan at R1,20.
Vodacom regarded most expensive airtime provider

Tuesday 20 September 2016 17:20

The Telecommunications and Postal Services Department has told Parliament that Vodacom is the most expensive mobile operator for airtime in the country.


SAA will worsen if governance structures are left unchanged: Expert

Saturday 17 September 2016 17:32

The worsening woes of the national carrier, South African Airways (SAA) are likely to continue unless its governance structures remain unchanged.


President Jacob Zuma says he is abused by Members of Parliament.
No sympathy for Zuma’s complaints of abuse

Friday 16 September 2016 20:21

Some opposition parties say they have no sympathy for President Jacob Zuma following his complaints of being abused in the National Assembly while other parties have pleaded for some decorum.


Political parties welcome Jiba, Mrwebi ruling

Thursday 15 September 2016 20:48

The ACDP, EFF and DA have welcomed the decision by the High Court in Pretoria to strike the NPA’s Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi off the advocates' roll.


Nehawu reaches agreement with Parliament

Thursday 15 September 2016 19:34

Parliament has agreed that the two suspended National Education, Health and Allied Workers' Union staff members will be reinstated.


Parly grills Ntlemeza

Wednesday 14 September 2016 15:15

Hawks head Lieutenant-General Berning Ntlemeza has faced a grilling before Parliament's Standing Committee on Public Accounts as he appealed for trust and confidence in the Anti-Corruption Task Team.


The EFF accused the President of violating his oath of office and then walked out of Parliament.
Zuma laments 'abuse' he endures in Parliament

Wednesday 14 September 2016 05:26

President Jacob Zuma says he is concerned about what he terms "the abuse" that he experiences each time he addresses the National Assembly.


President Jacob Zuma was responding to questions posed to him in Parliament.
No war between Presidency, Treasury: Zuma

Tuesday 13 September 2016 21:12

President Jacob Zuma says there is no war between the Presidency and Treasury.


EFF leader Julius Malema.
EFF stages National Assembly walkout

Tuesday 13 September 2016 15:53

The EFF walked out of the National Assembly after Speaker, Baleka Mbete, ordered its chief whip, Floyd Shivambu, to leave the House.


Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba.
Gigaba gives reasons to bar contraversial US pastor

Tuesday 13 September 2016 15:25

Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has given reasons in Parliament for his decision to bar controversial American Pastor Steven Anderson from South Africa.


President Jacob Zuma.
Zuma to respond to oral questions in Parly on Tuesday

Monday 12 September 2016 20:40

Nearly five months after his last appearance in the National Assembly, President Jacob Zuma will return to respond to oral questions on Tuesday.


Parliament’s accountability in a democratic SA

Monday 12 September 2016 10:52

The true test of democracy is the extent to which Parliament can ensure that government remains accountable to the people.


Parly approves Regulator of Personal Information candidates

Saturday 10 September 2016 18:34

There is a new watchdog in town to protect consumers.


Striking Nehawu members clear Parliament front gates

Friday 9 September 2016 17:23

Striking Nehawu members have been stopped from protesting in front of the gates of Parliament where they have been blocking the entrance since Thursday.


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