December 13, 2017
New political party funding Bill worth the wait

New political party funding Bill worth the wait

Dec, 03, 2017 Opinion

Some thirteen years after that first punch was thrown in the battle for party funding legislation, a new Political Party Funding Bill has been tabled in the National Assembly at last.

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Parliament tries its hand at a full-scale investigation into state capture

Parliament tries its hand at a full-scale investigation…

Dec, 03, 2017 News

It’s a first for Parliament. Never before has a parliamentary committee had to conduct what amounts to a full-scale commission of inquiry.

Diary of Parliament’s Inquiry into State Capture

Diary of Parliament’s Inquiry into State Capture

Dec, 03, 2017 News

It’s the stuff of Kafka short stories. Notes from the House has kept a diary, if for no other reason than to make sure we don't forget.

Bright and early, and Cyril ready to go

Bright and early, and Cyril ready to go

Dec, 03, 2017 Opinion

Not one journalist left the breakfast with Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa held in Parliament last week with a long face or a complaint, which is unusual for the press.

What is left of party politics, asks Turok?

What is left of party politics, asks Turok?

Dec, 03, 2017 Opinion

While there seems to be a revival of public interest in the fortunes of ANC politics, I am not sure that it goes beyond the race between individual presidential hopefuls.

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