MOTION FOR REMOVAL OF PUBLIC PROTECTOR FROM OFFICE TO BE PROCESSED ON RESUMPTION OF BUSINESS BY NATIONAL ASSEMBLY (23rd March 2020)

In view of the suspension of the business of Parliament until further notice as a precautionary measure against the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Speaker of the National Assembly will process the motion tabled by the Chief Whip of the Democratic Read more

SPEAKER THANDI MODISE: PARLIAMENTS SHOULD HELP PROMOTE ACHIEVEMENT OF FULL AND PRODUCTIVE EMPLOYMENT AND DECENT WORK FOR ALL (4th November 2019)

Parliaments should participate in building and monitoring infrastructure that will help promote inclusive, sustainable industrialisation. Read more

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY SPEAKER MS THANDI MODISE REPRESENTS PARLIAMENT AT G20 SPEAKERS’ SUMMIT IN TOKYO, JAPAN (3rd November 2019)

National Assembly Speaker Ms Thandi Modise will represent Parliament of the Republic of South Africa at the sixth Summit of the Heads of Parliaments of G20 countries, called the G20 Parliamentary Speakers’ Summit, tomorrow. Read more

HOUSE CHAIRPERSON CEDRIC FROLICK TO BRIEF THE MEDIA (22nd October 2019)

The House Chairperson: Committees, Oversight and ICT in the National Assembly Mr Cedric Frolick will tomorrow brief the media on... Read more

PARLIAMENT WISHES A WONDERFUL HERITAGE DAY TO ALL SOUTH AFRICANS (23rd September 2019)

The Presiding Officers of Parliament led by the Speaker of the National Assembly, Ms Thandi Modise and National Council of Provinces Chairperson, Mr Amos Masondo, call upon all South Africans to embrace diversity and tolerance, and focus on what unites... Read more

PRESIDING OFFICERS OF PARLIAMENT SADDENED BY PASSING OF DEPUTY MINISTER HLONGWA (14th September 2019)

The Presiding Officers of Parliament, National Assembly Speaker Ms Thandi Modise and National Council of Provinces Chairperson Mr Amos Masondo, have expressed shock and deep sadness on the news of the passing of Member of Parliament and Deputy Minister, M Read more

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY SPEAKER CALLS FOR UNITY OF PARLIAMENTARIANS IN STRENGTHENING OVERSIGHT, FIGHTING CORRUPTION AND IN SERVING THE CITIZENS DURING THE 6TH TERM (13th September 2019)

National Assembly (NA) Speaker Thandi Modise, says Parliamentarians of the 6th term, must unite in fighting corruption, improving oversight and ensuring citizens enjoy a better quality of life. Read more

PARLIAMENT MOURNS PASSING AWAY OF FORMER ZIMBABWE PRESIDENT ROBERT MUGABE (6th September 2019)

Parliament’s Presiding Officers, led by National Assembly Speaker, Ms Thandi Modise and National Council of Provinces Chairperson, Mr Amos Masondo, have learnt with sadness the passing of former President of Zimbabwe Mr. Robert Mugabe this morning. Read more

PRESIDING OFFICERS CONDEMN BRUTALITY AND VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN (4th September 2019)

Parliament has described the recent spate of brutal killings of young women by men as barbarism that must be condemned and fought by all peace loving South Africans. Read more

PARLIAMENT CONCERNED BY FLARE-UPS OF VIOLENCE (3rd September 2019)

The Presiding Officers of Parliament, led by National Assembly Speaker Ms Thandi Modise and National Council of Provinces Chairperson Mr Amos Masondo, have noted with serious concern the ongoing sporadic violence characterised by tensions between South Af Read more