5th Parliament swearing in ceremony of NA and NCOP

National Assembly and National Council of Provinces

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Parliament to meet University of Stellenbosch Management & Students

The Office of the ANC Chief Whip welcomes the programme of action being undertaken by Parliament against the reported shameful culture of racial discrimination and harassment against Black students at the University of Stellenbosch.

Urgent Parliamentary intervention regarding Stellenbosch University's Racist Discrimination

The ANC in Parliament is outraged by a video documentary that went viral on YOUTUBE, in which black students detail how they continue to be subjected to racist practices by white staff members and students of the University of Stellenbosch.

DA Ignorantly criticised this week's Parliament Program

The DA's allegation that this week's National Assembly plenary sittings and meetings of committees have been cancelled is a blatant lie intended to mislead the media and the public.

DA's motion to remove the President, Nonsensical and Baseless

The National Assembly's Programming Committee (NAPC) today agreed to schedule a debate for the 1st of September on the DA's proposed motion to remove the President of the Republic from office over allegations related to the matter involving President Omar Al-Bashir of Sudan.

Swift Intervention on motions without Notice in Parliament

The Office of the ANC Chief Whip is pleased that the question regarding how Parliament should in future proceed with motions without notice - a vital parliamentary mechanism that enables the institution to officially express itself on key developments within the country and internationally - has been referred to the rules sub-committee for consideration.