The housing delivery rate fell by 25% in the past five years and the backlog stands at 2.3-million, said Human Settlements Minister Lindiwe Sisulu.
The EFF are in Parliament to pursue a revolution, not rules, Julius Malema said on Friday, as his party staged a protest outside the legislature.
Public hearings of the Khayelitsha commission of inquiry have concluded, with the Social Justice Coalition asking to find the police inefficient.
The ANC has nominated seven MPs to Parliament for a committee to consider President Jacob Zuma's submissions on the public protector's Nkandla report.
Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer has apologised to residents at the Khayelitsha commission for the lack of crime-fighting by the SAPS.
Former Harare police station commander Gert Nel says mob killings in the precinct were mostly sporadic and "spur of the moment incidents".
National Planning Minister Trevor Manuel has told MPs to value the Constitution in his farewell speech to Parliament.
A senior officer has told the Khayelitsha commission there is a serious shortage of uniformed officers and detectives in the area.
Suspended Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi wants to testify at the Khayelitsha commission following a relative's murder in the area.
The first witnesses have been called at the Khayelitsha commission of inquiry, one of which has called for an increase in police visibility.