5th Parliament swearing in ceremony of NA and NCOP

National Assembly and National Council of Provinces

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President`s decision to address parliament on violence against foreign nationals

The Office of the ANC Chief Whip welcomes the decision by President Jacob Zuma to make a statement tomorrow, 16 April 2015, in National Assembly on the current violence meted out against foreign nationals in the province of KwaZulu-Natal.

Judgment on Parliament/EFF matter

The Office of the ANC Chief Whip notes the judgement of the Western Cape High Court relating to a case between Parliament and the EFF in which it had challenged a ruling of the Chaiperson of the NCOP that related to Julius Malema's utterances blaming the Marikana killings on the government.

Vandalising of Louis Botha Statue outside Parliament

The Office of the ANC Chief Whip regards the defacing of the statue outside Parliament and others elsewhere in the country as sheer acts of hooliganism and criminality which should be frowned upon by all sensible and law-abiding South Africans.


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.