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21 Apr 2017
 
 
 
 
SA: Legislative sector congratulates members graduating today at Wits
STATEMENT
The South African Legislative Sector congratulates the 162 Members of Parliament (MPs) and Provincial Legislatures (MPLs) graduating at the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits) today after...
 
 
EFF 'willing to go to highest court' to defend free speech – Shivambu
POLITICS
The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) have vehemently rejected the Speaker of Parliament’s referral of EFF chief whip Floyd Shivambu to the disciplinary committee of Parliament. Not only that, the...
 
 
 
 
Daily Podcast – April 21, 2017
Podcast
Making headlines: Nzimande calls for overhaul of electoral system SaveSA distances itself from ‘Freedom Movement’ And, Marius Fransman fails to show up for second disciplinary hearing
 
 
Nzimande calls for overhaul of electoral system
POLITICS
The country’s proportional representation system is dangerous and gives political parties too much power, South African Communist Party (SACP) general secretary Blade Nzimande said on Thursday. “If...
 
 
19 Apr 2017
 
SABC declines to engage Hlaudi Motsoeneng in public
POLITICS
The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) on Wednesday distanced itself from the controversial comments by its former chief operating officer (COO), Hlaudi Motsoaneng, that the interim...
 
 
 
 
Beleaguered ex-SABC boss Motsoeneng fights back
POLITICS
Former South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng, flanked by his supporters, on Thursday vowed to fight “and win” at his disciplinary hearing. “I have a great team led by...
 
 
18 Apr 2017
 
R2K: R2K calls on Parliament to act against death threats to Parliamentarian
STATEMENT
The Right2Know campaign is deeply concerned at the apparent failure by law enforcement agencies to act on a complaint lodged by Parliament on behalf of ANC MP Dr Makhosi Khoza about death threats...
 
 
07 Apr 2017
 
ANC must ask if it's on the right path - Hanekom
POLITICS
African National Congress (ANC) members need to think deeply about the path the party is on, former tourism minister Derek Hanekom said on Thursday. He would remain an ANC MP and not follow his...
 
 
06 Apr 2017
 
Gordhan’s firing – why did it happen and what will happen next?
INSTITUTE FOR RACE RELATIONS
What explains the allegedly irrational decisions taken by the South African government over recent days? Two explanations suggest themselves. The first is that the decisions were not irrational,...
 
 
04 Apr 2017
 
03 Apr 2017
 
 
 
Zuma's critics within the ANC are vocal. But will they act?
THE CONVERSATION
There is a lot of brave talk about standing up to President Jacob Zuma after the dismissal of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan amid a wider cabinet reshuffle which has been widely condemned as...
 
 
24 Mar 2017
 
22 Mar 2017
 
ANC and democratic crisis: what do we do?
Raymond Suttner
Last week saw a number of significant judicial decisions. These included a Constitutional Court ruling over the social grants crisis and the removal of General Berning Ntlemeza as head of the Hawks...
 
 
14 Mar 2017
 
Constitutional Court drawn towards decisions of great political significance
Raymond Suttner
The SASSA debacle moves to the Constitutional Court this week after political efforts failed to resolve the problem in a manner that safeguards the most vulnerable. The Social Security Agency...
 
 
09 Mar 2017
 
UASA: UASA's open letter to President Zuma
STATEMENT
Dear President Zuma What a week this is, Mr President! Amidst encouraging signs of economic growth, realism and intelligence are surfacing in the ANC as parliamentary portfolio committees continue...
 
 
 
                       
 
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