Helen Zille is fighting back against a ruling by the Public Protector, Busisiwe Mkhwebane, which found Zille had violated the Constitution and breached the executive member’s code of ethics with her colonialism tweet.
Economic Freedom Fighters' Floyd Shivambu has demanded that he be apologised to for the allegations of racism thrown at him. The chief whip insists that he did not say anything about the colour of Momoniat's skin.
Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane has placed the blame for an increase in the living costs of South Africans squarely with the ruling African National Congress (ANC) and President Cyril Ramaphosa's administration.
The embattled Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has angered Members of Parliament (MPs) after she withdrew herself from a justice committee meeting at the last possible moment so she could deal with a family emergency.
Parliament's Joint Committee on Ethics and Members’ Interests released the full Register of Members' Interests for 2017. Briefly.co.za highlights some of the interests of top politicians such aa Cyril Ramaphosa and Julius Malema.
The South African Federation of Trade unions has slammed the ANC and other supporters of the recently ratified National Minimum Wage Bill. The organisation has accused the ANC of capitulating to white monopoly capitalists.
A new poll conducted by Ipsos has confirmed that the DA's national support base is collapsing. The poll shows that support for the party has dipped below the 20% mark. The DA is has in many ways been its own worst enemy.
The African National Congress’ (ANC) National Executive Committee (NEC) has rejected all three names submitted by structures from the North West province to replace Supra Mahumapelo as premier of the embattled province.
The National Council of Provinces (NCOP) must be "thorough, non-partisan and fearless" in its work in the North West, NCOP chairperson Thandi Modise said. Parliament is to refocus on where important issues need resolving.
EFF leader Julius Malema caused a stir among lawmakers in Parliament on Wednesday when he called on his supporters to occupy vacant land. Malema said President Cyril Ramaphosa was being wishy-washy about land expropriation.
After the head of AfriForum, Kallie Kriel, made remarks about Apartheid not being a crime against humanity on a radio show, the Congress of the People (Cope) has come forward to call upon him to withdraw those statements.
The DA has launched an attack on the ANC government over its bloated cabinet which according to the DA, is costing the South African taxpayer billions in unnecessary spending and holding back the South African economy.
Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader and newly inducted Pan-African Parliament (PAP) member Julius Malema has taken African leaders to task on a variety of issues. A fiery Malema delivered one of his trademark speeches.
Opposition parties in the KwaZulu-Natal legislature staged a walkout on Tuesday after Jacob Zuma made a surprise appearance in the legislature. Zuma was allegedly invited as a guest by thge agriculture and rural developments MEC.
Controversial businessman Mzwanele Manyi is demanding that the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) pay him R144 million in damages which he claims is owed to the Guptas for the business breakfast show.
Minister in the Presidency Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma will take a lead role in the government’s intervention in the affairs of the North West province. Dlamini-Zuma is expected to announce details about the intervention on Tuesday.
The Economic Freedom Fighter leader, Julius Malema, has slammed the Pan African Parliament's president, accusing him of being corrupt. His accusation was grounded on the fact that he refused to release the financial state of PAP.
Various support groups and women’s rights groups have reached out to and provided various forms of assistance to ANC Member of Parliament Mduduzi Manana’s former domestic worker Christine Wiro. She accused Manana of assault.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has vowed to throw his and the ANC’s support behind DA leader Mmusi Maimane. Ramaphosa said the ANC would rise in unison to defend Maimane after it emerged that Maimane was taken to task by DA officials.
President Cyril Ramaphosa says foreign investors not only understand but also support the proposed land expropriation without compensation policy. Ramaphosa said all of the investors he had courted understood the policy.
Patricia de Lille has told radio host Eusebius McKaiser that Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane offered her a position as a Member of Parliament in return for her voluntary resignation as mayor of Cape Town.
The embattled premier of the North West province, Supra Mahumapelo, has had a dramatic and defiant change of heart regarding his decision to resign. Mahumapelo was due to officially announce his resignation this morning.