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Motsoeneng announces his new political party, the African Content Movement

Motsoeneng announces his new political party, the African Content Movement

Motsoeneng announces his new political party, the African Content Movement
President to reshuffle his cabinet today after consulting with COSATU

President to reshuffle his cabinet today after consulting with COSATU

President Cyril Ramaphosa had consulted with COSATU ahead of today's Cabinet reshuffle. The announcement is expected to be made at the Union Buildings at around 3pm. This is following the loss of two ministers.

President to reshuffle his cabinet today after consulting with COSATU
Ramaphosa under pressure as payment scandal threatens popular standing

Ramaphosa under pressure as payment scandal threatens popular standing

President Cyril Ramaphosa's admission that he provided incorrect information to Parliament regarding a large payment to his election campaign to become ANC leader has put the sure-footed veteran politician on the back foot.

Ramaphosa under pressure as payment scandal threatens popular standing
Will the Guptas finally face the music? SA and UAE ratify extradition treaty

Will the Guptas finally face the music? SA and UAE ratify extradition treaty

The Gupta family might finally face their alleged crimes after South Africa and the United Arab Emirates solidified two key treaties. According to reports, the National Assembly signed off the extradition treaty on Thursday.

Will the Guptas finally face the music? SA and UAE ratify extradition treaty
7 honest reactions to land reform report’s adoption by Parliament

7 honest reactions to land reform report’s adoption by Parliament

South Africans heard the news that Parliament adopted the report that calls for the amendment of Section 25 of the Constitutions to allow for land expropriation without compensation. Not everyone was as pleased as the EFF.

7 honest reactions to land reform report’s adoption by Parliament
Parliament adopted report to amend the Constitution for expropriation

Parliament adopted report to amend the Constitution for expropriation

The Joint Constitutional Review Committee has officially adopted plans to amend Section 25 of the Constitution to allow for expropriation without compensation. The wheels on the #ExpropriationWithoutCompensation bus is rolling.

Parliament adopted report to amend the Constitution for expropriation
Breaking: Malusi Gigaba resigns as Member of Parliament

Breaking: Malusi Gigaba resigns as Member of Parliament

Former Home Affairs Minister, Malusi Gigaba, has resigned as a Member of Parliament. The news was confirmed on Thursday morning by the Speaker's office. On Tuesday, Gigaba handed in his resignation as minister too.

Breaking: Malusi Gigaba resigns as Member of Parliament
Malusi Gigaba caves to mounting pressure, resigns as Home Affairs Minister

Malusi Gigaba caves to mounting pressure, resigns as Home Affairs Minister

On Tuesday afternoon, news broke that Malusi Gigaba stepped down as the Home Affairs Minister. Gigaba faced a tough couple of weeks as opposition parties pressured him to resign from his ministerial post, Briefly.co.za gathered.

Malusi Gigaba caves to mounting pressure, resigns as Home Affairs Minister
BLF websites temporarily shut down, leader blames white monopoly capital

BLF websites temporarily shut down, leader blames white monopoly capital

It seems whenever something goes wrong, or Andile Mngxitama doesn't agree with something, white monopoly capital is to blame. This was the case yet again, when the Black First Land First's websites were temporarily shut down.

BLF websites temporarily shut down, leader blames white monopoly capital
Why Steenhuisen thinks he's right and Julius Malema is wrong

Why Steenhuisen thinks he's right and Julius Malema is wrong

After the scuffle in Parliament on Tuesday, where the DA and EFF got caught up in questionable conduct with each other, there's a huge conversation over what disciplinary action should be taken against those involved.

Why Steenhuisen thinks he's right and Julius Malema is wrong
Steenhuisen and Malema defiant, refuse to apologise after Parly fight

Steenhuisen and Malema defiant, refuse to apologise after Parly fight

Like toddlers sent to the naughty corner, EFF's Julius Malema, and the DA's John Steenhuisen, were booted out of Parliament on Wednesday after both men refused to apologise for insults thrown at each other during Tuesday's heated

Steenhuisen and Malema defiant, refuse to apologise after Parly fight
Julius Malema says the DA must be punished for their racism

Julius Malema says the DA must be punished for their racism

After a chaotic fight in Parliament, Julius Malema wants the DA to be punished for their racist behaviour. Members of Parliament were reduced to a physical fight after emotions got out of control during a &QA with the president.

Julius Malema says the DA must be punished for their racism
DA's Steenhuisen urged to sue Malema over sexual assault accusation

DA's Steenhuisen urged to sue Malema over sexual assault accusation

DA member of Parliament, John Steenhuisen, has been encouraged to sue the Economic Freedom Fighter's Julius Malema after he accused Steenhuisen of rape during Tuesday's heated Q&A session with President Cyril Ramaphosa.

DA's Steenhuisen urged to sue Malema over sexual assault accusation
8 candid reactions to recent chaotic Parliamentary fist fight

8 candid reactions to recent chaotic Parliamentary fist fight

The last Q&A of 2018 of President Ramaphosa got intense and physical as members of Parliament lost their cool. Members of the EFF, DA, and AGANG stormed each other and was seen pulling and pushing at each other.

8 candid reactions to recent chaotic Parliamentary fist fight
Gigaba says sorry for waving his pinky finger at People's Bae

Gigaba says sorry for waving his pinky finger at People's Bae

Minister of Home Affairs, Malusi Gigaba, apologised for his offensive gesture towards EFF's Mbuyiseni Ndlozi. Gigaba waved his pinky at Ndlozi, hinting that he was better endowed than a much smaller People's Bae.

Gigaba says sorry for waving his pinky finger at People's Bae
President Ramaphosa addresses racism after fists fly in Parliament

President Ramaphosa addresses racism after fists fly in Parliament

President Ramaphosa spoke out about racism after members of the DA, EFF, and AGANG got into heated arguments in Parliament. The President said South Africans must not revert to the painful racism of the past again.

President Ramaphosa addresses racism after fists fly in Parliament
Ramaphosa vows to have his own son arrested if he is corrupt

Ramaphosa vows to have his own son arrested if he is corrupt

On Tuesday, Mmusi Maimane implicated Andile Ramaphosa in a corrupt R500k Bosasa payment. However, Ramaphosa has since defended his son, but he added 'if' he is corrupt, he would personally take him to the cops.

Ramaphosa vows to have his own son arrested if he is corrupt
The People's Bae takes shots at Gigaba, but he fires back

The People's Bae takes shots at Gigaba, but he fires back

EFF spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi took shots at Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba by suggesting president Cyril Ramaphosa should give his cabinet ministers camera-less phones. But, Gigaba fired back with a gesture.

The People's Bae takes shots at Gigaba, but he fires back
BLF tells black DA members to take white leaders' homes and join them

BLF tells black DA members to take white leaders' homes and join them

The BLF wants black DA leaders and members to join the BLF and leave the Democratic Alliance. The movement also called for black members to take white leaders' homes. The DA called on Parliament to ban the movement from meetings.

BLF tells black DA members to take white leaders' homes and join them
Julius Malema to serve in Parliament's Joint Committee on Ethics

Julius Malema to serve in Parliament's Joint Committee on Ethics

EFF's leader Julius Malema is now officially a member of the Parliament's committee on ethics. Malema was sworn in on the 30th of October. The committee will be handling Shivambu's corruption case linked to VBS Mutual Bank.

Julius Malema to serve in Parliament's Joint Committee on Ethics
BLF ejected from parliament after a member “manhandles” SA billionaire

BLF ejected from parliament after a member “manhandles” SA billionaire

BLF members were forcefully removed from a Home Affairs meeting after causing a chaotic disruption. The members were shouting that Fireblade Aviation should be shut down before surrounding Nicky Oppenheimer and his son, Jonathan.

BLF ejected from parliament after a member “manhandles” SA billionaire
VBS Saga: MPs loudly chant 'Pay back the money' at Floyd Shivambu

VBS Saga: MPs loudly chant 'Pay back the money' at Floyd Shivambu

When Floyd Shivambu took to the podium during the National Assembly on Tuesday he was treated to a familiar chant. MPs chanted "Pay back the money" as Shivambu stood up - much like the EFF did back when Zuma was still around.

VBS Saga: MPs loudly chant 'Pay back the money' at Floyd Shivambu
Nhlanhla Nene has officially resigned as a Member of Parliament

Nhlanhla Nene has officially resigned as a Member of Parliament

Not long after stepping down as Finance Minister, Nhlanhla Nene also resigned as MP. Nene left his post as Finance Minister after he admitted that he had previously lied about his relations with the Gupta family.

Nhlanhla Nene has officially resigned as a Member of Parliament
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