The public protector wants the same respect from Parliament that is afforded Cabinet ministers.
The ANC defied any reasoning from Public Protector Thuli Madonsela that her office needed more funding, but the opposition united in her defence.
Thuli Madonsela has found no impropriety with regard to Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula's trips, and would not initiate action, she said.
Based on Thuli Madonsela's report, the DA has calculated that Zuma is liable for at least an amount of R52.9-million for the non-security upgrades.
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Public protector Thuli Madonsela says claims she is a spy are slanderous "shenanigans" aimed at removing her from office.
Analysts feel that President Jacob Zuma may once again duck the main issues, but know what they think he should say.
Thuli Madonsela, Julius Malema, Lindiwe Mazibuko, and Joseph Mathunjwa have refuted claims that they are spies.
The security agency is investigating a claim that Julius Malema, Thuli Madonsela, Joseph Mathunjwa and Lindiwe Mazibuko were spying against the state.
The spy cables reveal little about the President. There are justified fears that they will be used to drive through the "secrecy" Bill.
While some such as the RAF and Tisa have welcomed Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene's new budget plans, others are not so happy.
President Jacob Zuma told SABC news that he has heard "sloganeering" that suggests he is avoiding Parliament, which is false and misleads the country.
The ruling, which found that the DA was within its rights to say Zuma had stolen taxpayer money, was one that would "liberate fair comment".
Mmusi Maimane says Zuma's declaration on national television that the Nkandla upgrades are no fault of his, is a neglect of his duties to the country.
President Jacob Zuma says none of the Nkandla reports, including the public protector's, found him at fault for upgrades at the compound.
Public protector Thuli Madonsela, who takes a no-nonsense approach to corruption in SA, is recognised as one of the world's most influential people.
Trevor Manuel says citizens must hold parliamentary and provincial members accountable for the R800m spent on them to represent their constituencies.