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Debt relief won’t be a quick fix
Debt relief won’t be a quick fix
Low-income and over-indebted consumers may soon have the right to have their debt written off. The Debt Relief Bill, formerly known as the National...
Those responsible for VBS municipal losses must be held accountable — Mkhize
Those responsible for VBS municipal losses must be held accountable — Mkhize
Much of the money lost by municipalities to the VBS Mutual Bank scandal was intended for service delivery, minister of cooperative governance and...
Nene cracks down on unqualified local government officials
Nene cracks down on unqualified local government officials
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has written to National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete with amendments to municipal regulations, allowing a new,...
Maimane calls for urgent parliamentary sitting after ANC 'jumped the gun' on land
Maimane calls for urgent parliamentary sitting after ANC 'jumped the gun' on land
Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane has written to National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete to convene an urgent parliamentary sitting to...
ANC will support constitutional amendment to expropriate land without compensation
ANC will support constitutional amendment to expropriate land without compensation
President Cyril Ramaphosa announced on Tuesday that the ANC would support an amendment to a section of South Africa's Constitution to "explicitly"...
Manana withdraws from Parly to focus on his political organisation
Manana withdraws from Parly to focus on his political organisation
ANC MP Mduduzi Manana has “voluntarily” withdrawn his membership from the National Assembly after 10 years of participating in parliamentary...
“We want our land back”: Northern Cape joins increasing land chorus
“We want our land back”: Northern Cape joins increasing land chorus
Emotions ran high at Northern Cape’s final public hearing into land expropriation without compensation, with the overwhelming majority of oral...
Parly disciplinary hearings loom for Bongo, Manana
Parly disciplinary hearings loom for Bongo, Manana
ANC MPs Mduduzi Manana and Bongani Bongo have been referred to the ethics subcommittee in Parliament.
R20/hour a step closer for workers
R20/hour a step closer for workers
The National Minimum Wage Bill was submitted to the National Assembly on Tuesday, where it was debated and approved — an effort Labour...
National Assembly's approval of Minimum Wage Bill a milestone — Oliphant
National Assembly's approval of Minimum Wage Bill a milestone — Oliphant
The National Minimum Wage Bill submitted before the National Assembly on Tuesday is a historic achievement — a direct response to the call...
Communications committee recommends suspension of Icasa chairperson
Communications committee recommends suspension of Icasa chairperson
The Portfolio Committee on Communications has resolved to recommend to Parliament that Communications minister Nomvula Mokonyane suspend the...
Crackdown on obdurate local councils
Crackdown on obdurate local councils
Proposed changes to the Public Audit Act will give the auditor general more power and put a stop to municipalities’ ongoing failure to act,...

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