5th Parliament swearing in ceremony of NA and NCOP

National Assembly and National Council of Provinces

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DA's motion of no confidence

The Office of the ANC Chief Whip notes that, following Agang-SA's abortive motion of no confidence against the President on Tuesday, the DA has sprung a similar motion for debate in the National Assembly.

Appointment of Mashinini to the IEC

The Office of the ANC Chief Whip welcomes the appointment of Mr Vuma Glenton Mashinini as Commissioner for the Independent Electoral Commission by the National Assembly today. There is no doubt that Mashinini, who fills the vacancy caused by the resignation of former IEC Commissioner Adv. Pansy Tlakula, possesses suitable professional attributes, experience and qualifications necessary for the post he fills.

Agang MP's conduct in Parliament

The Office of the ANC Chief Whip shares the disappointment and dismay of all parties in parliament regarding the conduct of Agang MP Andries Tlouamma during today's sitting of the National Assembly, which was scheduled to debate his party's no confidence motion against the President.


Alexandria ANC PCO donates rugby kit to school

The Parliamentary Constituency Office of the ANC in Alexandria has donated a rugby kit to Ukhanyo High School on Thursday 31st May 2012 at the school premises. The kit was presented by Brian Maloni who administers the activities of the Alexandria PCO.

Madiba fought for the liberation of all races

Mandela understood that racism and racially discriminatory practices degraded and dehumanised both the oppressed and the oppressors. Thus our national liberation struggle was waged for the liberation of all South Africans, both black and white. The struggle was not against white people. It was against the apartheid system.