MEDIA ADVISORY: PEACE AND SECURITY CLUSTER MINISTERS TO ANSWER QUESTIONS FOR ORAL REPLY IN THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY (30th August 2022)

The Peace and Security Cluster Ministers will tomorrow, Wednesday 31 August at 15.00, be in the National Assembly (NA) to respond to Questions for Oral Reply at a hybrid plenary sitting. Read more

MEDIA ADVISORY: NATIONAL ASSEMBLY TO HOLD ITS PROGRAMMING COMMITTEE MEETING (24th August 2022)

The National Assembly (NA) will tomorrow convene its first Programme Committee meeting of the third term to plan for the business of the House. Read more

MEDIA STATEMENT: NATIONAL ASSEMBLY HOLDS A WEEK-LONG CAPACITY-BUILDING WORKSHOP FOR ITS MEMBERS (16th August 2022)

Members of Parliament attending the House through the virtual platform will soon be able to vote during hybrid sitting that require voting. This was announced by the National Assembly Speaker (NA), Ms Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, during a training and capacit Read more

ATM IS ENCOURAGED TO USE AVAILABLE OVERSIGHT MECHANISMS TO ADDRESS ITS CONCERNS ON INTELLIGENCE OPERATIONS MATTERS. (20th July 2022)

The Speaker of the National Assembly, Ms Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, has expressed concern at the tone and spurious claims made against her by the African Transformation Movement (ATM) in its letter calling for President Cyril Ramaphosa and Minister in the P Read more

SPEAKER MAPISA-NQAKULA URGES NAM PARLIAMENTARY NETWORK NEVER TO FORGET THE CAUSE OF PALESTINIANS AND THE PEOPLE OF WESTERN SAHARA IN BUILDING WORLD PEACE (1st July 2022)

The leader of the South African Parliamentary delegation to the Non-aAligned Movement's (NAM) conference of Parliamentarians in Buka-Azerbaijan, Speaker Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, has urged delegates of over 120 member states to spare no effort in promoting Read more

SPEECH BY THE SPEAKER OF THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY, HON NN MAPISA-NQAKULA AT THE INTRODUCTION OF BUDGET VOTE DEBATE, VOTE 2: PARLIAMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA (7th June 2022)

The beginning of year 2022 marked a period during which Parliament, in its role and duty to the people of South Africa, following the unprecedented devastation as well as its own recovery and rise in the aftermath of the furious fire that destroyed its ow Read more

MEDIA ADVISORY: NATIONAL ASSEMBLY CONVENES ITS PROGRAMME COMMITTEE MEETING AND NCOP AND NA HOLD POLICY DEBATES AND MINI-PLENARIES (18th May 2022)

The National Assembly (NA), led by Speaker Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, will tomorrow (19 May 2022) convene its programme committee meeting to consider its programme, the Bills before the House and committee schedules. Read more

MEDIA RELEASE: PRESIDENT SUBMITS PART 4 OF THE REPORT OF THE COMMISSION OF INQUIRY INTO ALLEGATIONS OF STATE CAPRUTE (17th May 2022)

Parliament confirms receipt of Part 4 of the Report of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry into allegations of State Capture from the President of the Republic today. Previously the President submitted Part 3 of the Commission’s Report, which Parliament Read more

HOUSE CHAIRPERSON MR NTOMBELA LEADS THE SOUTH AFRICAN PARLIAMENT’S DELEGATION TO A GLOBAL CONFERENCE ON MIGRATION IN NEW YORK (17th May 2022)

The National Assembly’s House Chairperson for International Relations, Mr Madala Ntombela, is leading a South African parliamentary delegation to a global conference that will review progress made in implementing the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly, and Read more

MEDIA RELEASE: SPEAKER CALLS FOR GENDER-RESPONSIVE BUDGETING AT HEADS OF AFRICAN PARLIAMENTS CONFERENCE IN NIGERIA (10th May 2022)

The South African parliamentary delegation to the inaugural Conference of Speakers and Heads of African Parliaments in Abuja in Nigeria has shared the country’s experiences of budgeting during the Covid-19 pandemic and raised the problems posed by unconst Read more