Pan African Parliament

PAP votes in secret to ‘bury’ sexual harassment allegations against its president

The Pan African Parliament votes against investigating sexual harassment allegations against its president

Editorial: Stop the rot in the African Union

'Over the past two weeks, the Mail & Guardian has published investigations into two of the continental body’s core institutions'

Parliament committee tells Hawks to move on Steinhoff

Steinhoff's former CEO Markus Jooste testified to Parliament that he did not know about any 'accounting irregularities' at the furniture retail giant

Why the Pan-African Parliament must clean up its act if it wants to survive

Reports of profligacy by the leaders of the Pan African Parliament could further diminish its legitimacy, which is already being questioned

Mugabe’s parliamentary hearing postponed

Mugabe’s appearance before the Mines and Mining Development Committee is now expected to be within the next two weeks

Malema takes his spot in the Pan-African Parliament

The EFF leader is set to be inducted into the legislative body of the African Union alongside four other South African MPs

PAP goes the ‘people’s parly’ ideal

At 10, the toothless Pan African Parliament remains little more than a noble concept.

Pan-African HQ stuck in the mud

The proposed R700-million building in Midrand which will host the meetings of the Pan-African Parliament is still just a big hole in the ground.

CAR: How Bozizé lost his piece of Africa

After 10 years in power, the statesman had few friends offering to help to fight off the rebels.

Pan-African Parliament opens with call for real power

The Pan-African Parliament, Africa's fledgling continent-wide legislature, opened its second session on Monday with a call for full law-making power.

Voices for the voiceless

Civil society in Africa has a critical role to play in policy development, especially in promoting good governance.


Coronavirus: South Africa will evacuate citizens from Wuhan

The government is expected to evacuate citizens from Wuhan, where the coronavirus outbreak originated

Primedia CEO Essack leaves following internal battles

Omar Essack leaves the 702 and 94.7 owners after a protracted standoff with the board

LIVE BLOG: Fin Min Tito Mboweni presents the 2020 budget

The budget is usually scheduled for the second-last Wednesday in February, and the ratings agencies deliver their decisions after assessing the country’s plans for the fiscal year ahead

Press Releases

Over R400-m given to businesses since launch of three-minute overdraft

The 3-minute overdraft radically reduces the time it takes for businesses to have their working capital needs met

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income

SAB Zenzele Kabili B-BBEE share scheme

New scheme to be launched following the biggest B-BBEE FMCG payout in South Africa’s history

Digging deep

Automation is unstoppable, but if we're strategic about its implementation, it presents major opportunities

TFSAs are the gymnasts of the retirement savings world

The idea is to get South Africans to save, but it's best to do your research first to find out if a TFSA is really suited to your needs