5th Parliament swearing in ceremony of NA and NCOP

National Assembly and National Council of Provinces

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Western Cape High Court confirms our view in the Ad Hoc committee

The Office of the ANC Chief Whip welcomes and appreciates an important legal clarification provided by the Western Cape High Court today in the matter between the SABC and the DA, which should go a long way in clarifying contentious interpretations pertaining to the reports of the Public Protector.

Extension of the Ad Hoc committee deadline

The Office of the ANC Chief Whip welcomes the National Assembly`s decision this afternoon to extend the deadline by which the Ad Hoc Committee on the Report of the President on the security upgrades at Nkandla should report to the House.

Jackson Mthembu admitted to hospital following shooting

The Office of the ANC Chief Whip has learned with shock and outrage of the shooting and robbery of one of its Members of Parliament and chairperson of portfolio committee on environmental affairs, Cde Jackson Mthembu.


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.