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Parliament, Tuesday 12 September 2017 – Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will be in the National Council of Provinces Chamber tomorrow (Wednesday 13 September 2016) for oral replies to questions by Members.

Section 92 (2) of the Constitution stipulates that Members of the Cabinet are accountable collectively and individually to Parliament for the exercise of the powers and the performance of their functions.  The procedure for putting questions to the Executive is one of the instruments used by Parliament to holds the Executive accountable.


DATE: Wednesday, 13 September 2017
VENUE: National Council of Provinces Chamber, Parliament

The sitting will be broadcast live on Parliament’s DSTV Channel 408, Parliament’s YouTube Channel and updates will be carried on Parliament of RSA’s Facebook and Twitter accounts.

The full list of questions the Deputy President will be replying to is attached and can also be accessed on the Parliament website.

Journalists and photographers who do not have Parliamentary media access permits and wish to cover the sitting must send their details to Manelisi Ntsodo on or by calling 021 403 8494 or 081 716 2021. 

Details required are: Name of media house, full names and ID or passport numbers.

Media wishing to broadcast from the Parliamentary precinct should also provide: 

Make of vehicle(s), registration number(s), number(s) of vehicles, other equipment and time of arrival.

Enquiries: Moloto Mothapo – 082 370 6930