5th Parliament swearing in ceremony of NA and NCOP

National Assembly and National Council of Provinces

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Sad passing of former NCOP Chief Whip

The Office of the ANC Chief Whip has learned with great shock and sadness the death of the former Chief Whip of the National Council of Provinces (NCOP), Comrade Nosipho Ntwanambi. She passed away this afternoon after a long battle with illness.

The passing on of ANCWL Deputy President Cde Nosipho Ntwanambi

It is with a profound sense of loss and deep sorrow that the African National Congress Women`s League has received the news of the passing on of our Deputy President and ANC National Executive Committee member, Comrade Nosipho Dorothy Ntwanambi, earlier this evening. With Comrade Ntwanambi`s passing the ANC Women`s League and the broader Congress movement has lost an organiser, a dedicated servant of our people, a community builder, a gender activist and an ardent advocate for equality in line with our movement`s vision of a non-racial, non-sexist, democratic and united nation.

The Thandi Modise farm situation

The Office of the African National Congress in Parliament has taken note of the on-going media reports relating to the situation at the farm of the Chairperson of the National Council of Provinces, comrade Thandi Modise.


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.