5th Parliament swearing in ceremony of NA and NCOP

National Assembly and National Council of Provinces

  Latest Media Statements


ANC Shocked and Saddened by Parliament Incident

The African National Congress in Parliament is shocked and saddened by the incident that occurred on the parliamentary precinct today, where a parliamentary official took his own life.

The Worrying Incidents of Violence in Our Schools

The ANC Study Group on Basic Education is deeply saddened by the passing of an educator who was stabbed to death by a learner in Zeerust in the North West, on Thursday, 13 September 2018.

ANC MP Vincent Smith's request to step aside acceded to

The Political Committee of the ANC Parliamentary Caucus met on Wednesday, 12 September 2018, to consider, among other, a request from comrade Vincent Smith to step aside as Chairperson of the three parliamentary committees he chairs.

ANC Welcomes Progress on the implementation of South African Sign Language in SA Schools

The Deaf Federation of South Africa (DeafSA) and the Department of Basic Education (DBE) appeared the before the Portfolio Committee on Basic Education on Wednesday, 12 September 2018, to report on the implementation of the Curriculum and Assessment Policy Statement (CAPS) for South African Sign Language (SASL).

National Assembly adopts National Credit Amendment Bill and Defence Amendment Bill

In its last two plenary sessions for the third quarter for the year 2018, the National Assembly (NA) adopted the National Credit Amendment Bill [B30 - 2018] and the Defence Amendment Bill [B18 - 2017].

  Private Member's Bill

Restitution of Land Rights Amendment Bill