PARLIAMENT

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MPs and minister argue over social grants in Parliament

Bathabile Dlamini says government is “paying our people properly” because of the work done by Net1

By Ashleigh Furlong - 26 May 2017
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Energy Minister says government may appeal nuclear judgment

Mmamoloko Kubayi acknowledges serious problems in her department

By Melanie Gosling - 2 May 2017
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Traditional and Khoi-San Leadership Bill: MPs failed dismally to consult the public

Flawed hearings made a mockery of constitutional requirements

By Sobantu Mzwakali - 5 April 2017
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Social grants will be paid on 1 April, Gordhan promises

Scopa Chairman Themba Godi says there is a “crisis of no confidence” in Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini

By Barbara Maregele - 14 March 2017
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In photos: protests at State of Nation Address 2017

Despite violence inside Parliament, outside was mostly peaceful

By Ashraf Hendricks - 10 February 2017
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SASSA meeting postponed again

ANC MPs to attend lekgotla instead

By Barbara Maregele - 24 January 2017
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Withdrawal from International Criminal Court challenged in Concourt

CASAC argues the President has violated the separation of powers

By Safura Abdool Karim - 31 October 2016
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Pensioners blockade parliament

A group of senior citizens from the Eastern Cape say they won’t stop their actions until they get the money owed to them

By Bernard Chiguvare - 6 May 2016
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Parliament has become unwelcoming

Access used to be quick and easy. Not any more.

By Alison Tilley - 18 April 2016