August 23, 2017
Committee hears bold demands from traditional leaders’ indaba

Committee hears bold demands from traditional leaders’ indaba

Aug, 22, 2017 News

Resolutions from the Traditional and Indigenous Leadership Indaba heard by the Committee of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs last week demonstrated few new ideas, but loads of chutzpah.

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Valli Moosa in Parliament for party funding hearing

Valli Moosa in Parliament for party funding hearing

Aug, 17, 2017 News

This might well be the last lap of Valli Moosa’s 20-year campaign to see legislative controls extended to cover private political party funding.

Another false start to Parliament’s state capture probe

Another false start to Parliament’s state capture probe

Aug, 17, 2017 Opinion

When exactly is Parliament’s own version of a probe into state capture going to leave the starting blocks? The Committee on State Enterprises meeting was yet another false start.

Hope for the indebted, after a long wait

Hope for the indebted, after a long wait

Aug, 17, 2017 News

Efforts underway by the parliamentary Committee on Trade and Industry to introduce amendments to provide for debt relief and forgiveness are hugely welcome, albeit somewhat overdue.

Uneasy lies the head that bears this crown

Uneasy lies the head that bears this crown

Aug, 17, 2017 Opinion

The no confidence motion must have left Zuma reeling. So he did what he always does when he is cross. He went home to KZN to vent, writes Judith February.

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