Cosatu feels that if the ANC really wants to oust President Ramaphosa there is a solution to his problem. Bheki Ntshalintshali said the president must just dissolve parliament if they truly plan to get rid of him.
Deputy president David Mabuza has once again been grilled about a flight he took to Russia on a Gupta-owned jet. Mabuza was flown to Moscow in October 2015 for emergency treatment after he was allegedly poisoned.
Lobby group AfriForum made its oral submission into proposed amendment to the Constitution at the Constitutional Review Committee (CRC) in Parliament on Thursday. The presentation was made by AfriForum CEO Ernst Roets.
Social developments minister Susan Shabangu has come in for heavy criticism from the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) after she admitted that she had approved the purchase of cutlery and crockery at cost of more than R116 000.
Markus Jooste, the disgraced former Steinhoff CEO, appeared before Parliament on Wednesday, and although they could not ask him anything that could have been held against him on a later stage, tweeps roasted him on Twitter.
Cosatu and the EFF have become embroiled in an ugly political spat. Cosatu was angered when the EFF accused its parliamentary coordinator Mathew Parks of supporting white monopoly capital during Parliaments land debate.
The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) are all set to introduce its proposed banks amendment bill in Parliament. The proposed bill will be introduced by the EFF’s deputy-leader Floyd Shivambu in the National Assembly on Tuesday.
It is a known fact that South Africa's Parliament can deliver some of the best entertainment in the country. If it is not physically fighting or mocking each other, politicians' statements leaves South Africans in stitches.
Parliament’s National Assembly Rules Committee has agreed on a set of rules and procedures which deals with Section 89 of the Constitution. The section deals with the ousting of a sitting president of the Republic of South Africa.
The draft expropriation bill which was introduced by the department of public works and has been before Parliament since 2015 has been withdrawn by the public works committee. The bill could be reintroduced in the future.
A hilarious video of the song 'Busted' was shared on social media, however, the music video featured former SA president Jacob Zuma, EFF leader Julius Malema and speaker Baleka Mbete. Briefly took a look at some of the reactions.
Julius Malema accused President Cyril Ramaphosa of rushing to sign the R56 billion renewable energy deal with the express intent of benefiting his various business allies and in particular his brother-in-law Patrice Motsepe.
Cricket South Africa might be hit with a complete media blackout imposed by Parliament regarding any future announcements about the proposed T20 Global League in order to save the organisation from further financial losses.
23-year-old Kwanele Zonke, of the Democratic Alliance, was sworn in as a councillor in the Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality on Tuesday, 21 August. He's now one of Buffalo City's youngest councillors. More here.
The new national minimum wage bill has been sent to President Cyril Ramaphosa to be signed into law after clearing its final hurdles in Parliament. The National Council of Provinces (NCOP) approved the bill on Tuesday.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane was expected to start the battle to save her job on Wednesday morning. Mkhwebane was due to appear before Parliament’s Portfolio Committee for Justice to give reasons why she should keep her job
A young unnamed South African boy recently asked Parliament whether children should be allowed to vote or not. He argued that some children develop faster than others in terms of intelligence. Read more on Briefly.
United Democratic Movement (UDM) leader Bantu Holomisa is celebrating his 63rd birthday on Wednesday. So, in honour of the former ANC NEC member’s birthday, Briefly.co.za gathered four interesting facts about him.
Former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela is planning to walk down the aisle. News of her engagement broke on Tuesday night while she starred as a guest on SABC 3's Real Talk with TV presenter Azania Mosaka. Congraulations!
Disgruntled South African sugar cane farmers from across the country have embarked on nationwide protest action over fears of job losses caused by an increase of cheap sugar imports after tariffs against cheap imports stopped.
Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema has lashed out at media outlets and journalists who are critical of his party. Malema singled out some black journalists as being house-n.....s in a verbal tirade on Monday.
The DA has taken exception with Julius Malema’s remarks about the majority of Indians being racists, so-much-so, that the DA has opened a complaint against the EFF leader and his deputy Floyd Shivambu for their recent remarks.