Parliament did not follow normal procurement processes for the manufacturing of a Madiba bust because it was considered an "emergency procedure".
President Jacob Zuma was in Cape Town targeting the elusive and crucial coloured voters.
Cope has announced it will not form part of the special parliamentary commitee to investigate President Jacob Zuma's response to the Nkandla report.
The National Assembly's Max Sisulu has confirmed that Parliament will establish an ad hoc committee to process the public protector’s Nkandla report.
The IEC has rejected objections to President Jacob Zuma's candidacy for Parliament, saying there is no evidence that he isn't suitable.
Wednesday marks the deadline for President Jacob Zuma's response to the Nkandla report, and opposition parties want Parliament recalled for debate.
The ANC's 'poo two' were reinstated to forestall any bid to take their popular support to another party.
The public protector has not sent a copy of the Nkandla report to the National Assembly because she has not requested Parliament to take action.
The president's architect and Riah Phiyega seem to be the focus of the ANC's damage control plans after Thuli Madonsela's Nkandla report release.
Hardliners in the party meet to strategise how to rubbish public protector Thuli Madonsela's report on Nkandla.