EFF MPs have to submit themselves to a parliamentary disciplinary process after the high court in Cape Town kicked out the party's urgent interdict.
An ANC task team has pulled out all the stops in its attempts to heal the troubled trade union federation, but to no avail.
Parliament's powers and privileges committee has charged 20 EFF MPs for refusing to leave the National Assembly chamber when ordered to do so.
Having recently blasted corporate tax evaders, the deputy president now has egg on his face after Lonmin's Bermuda tax avoidance tactics surfaced.
Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane deflects raising doubt over the strength of diplomatic ties between SA and Nigeria following the disaster.
EFF leaders were ejected from the National Assembly as they refused to withdraw statements that Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is a murderer.
Opposition parties staged a walkout following a heated debate where the House was split into two: those for and against the National Assembly speaker.
Leader of the official opposition Mmusi Maimane has kicked off the debate on the motion of no confidence in National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete.
Four top public servants do not have the required police security clearance and at least one of them is not qualified for the position she holds.
The revamped government communications portfolio have been a bitter disappointment thanks to a poor choice of minister in Faith Muthambi.