5th Parliament swearing in ceremony of NA and NCOP

National Assembly and National Council of Provinces

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DA MOB disrupts media site inspection at Nkandla

The Office of the ANC Chief Whip is outraged that the site inspection arranged for the media at the private residence of the President at Nkandla this morning was disrupted by members of the DA, led by the party's Chief Whip John Steenhuizen.

SANEF's Criticism of Parliament on Nkandla media access unfair

The Office of the ANC Chief Whip is disappointed by the unfortunate allegations levelled against Parliament by Sanef regarding the institution's inability to grant journalists permission to accompany the ad hoc committee members to the President's private residence in Nkandla.

Police Minister's presentation to Parliamentary AD HOC Committee

The Office of the ANC Chief Whip notes the engagement between the parliamentary ad hoc committee and Minister Nathi Nhleko regarding his report on the security upgrades at the Presidents's private residence at Nkandla

Time to close the chapter on SABC board removals

The ANC study group within the National Assembly's portfolio committee on communications has taken a decision to close the matter between the portfolio committee and the minister of communications regarding the legal opinion on the removal of SABC board members.

Adoption of the ad hoc Committee Programme

The Office of the ANC Chief Whip welcomes the adoption of the programme of the multiparty parliamentary ad hoc committee to consider the police minster's report on the Nkandla security upgrades.