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Inkatha Freedom Party disputes M&G Ingonyama report

The IFP responds to the Mail & Guardian about an article it published in its August 8 to 15 edition on the establishment of the Ingonyama Trust

Parliament seeks to revive ‘Dagga Bill’

The Bill that seeks to legalise marijuana for the treatment of cancer is being tabled in Parliament again following the death of Mario Ambrosini.

Death of IFP’s Oriani-Ambrosini draws warm tributes

Along with other MPs, IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi has honoured Mario Oriani-Ambrosini, who committed suicide, according to a report.

Oriani-Ambrosini committed suicide after long illness

IFP MP Mario Oriani-Ambrosini 'decided to end his suffering' after battling stage four lung cancer for over a year, his family said in a statement.

Tributes for Mario Oriani-Ambrosini

Remembrances are pouring in for charismatic Inkatha Freedom Party MP Mario Oriani-Ambrosini who has died after publicly battling lung cancer.

IFP MP Mario Oriani-Ambrosini dies

Charismatic Inkatha Freedom Party MP Mario Oriani-Ambrosini has died after publicly battling lung cancer. He was 53 years old.

IFP MP Oriani-Ambrosini tables medical marijuana Bill

Terminally-ill IFP MP Mario Oriani-Ambrosini has tabled a Medical Innovation Bill in an attempt to legalise use of cannabinoids for medical purposes.

‘Government should have stayed out of Walmart merger’

The government's interference in the Walmart merger with Massmart will jeopardise future foreign investment, says the Inkatha Freedom Party.

Filibuster plan to block Information Bill in Parliament

The IFP has called on political parties to thwart the passage through Parliament of the controversial Protection of Information Bill by filibustering.

Secrecy Bill: Parly, police and R2K

What do you do when you have less than three months before the next "final" deadline for the controversial Protection of Information Bill?

Lone MP takes issue with rules of National Assembly

IFP MP Mario Oriani-Ambrosini took on the might of the Parliament on Wednesday in a bid to change the rules of the National Assembly.

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