Parliament, Tuesday, 7 July 2020 – The Health Minister, Dr Zweli Mkhize will make a statement in a hybrid sitting of the National Assembly (NA) on the impact of the Coronavirus in the country tomorrow, Wednesday 8 July at 3 pm.

Meanwhile, The National Assembly and the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) will tomorrow, respectively, consider reports on the Revised Fiscal Framework for 2020-2021 which was presented in a speech to a hybrid sitting of the National Assembly by the Minister of Finance, Mr Tito Mboweni, on 24 June 2020.

The NCOP’s virtual sitting will start at 10 am while the National Assembly will consider the budget immediately after Dr Zweli Mkhize’s statement.

DETAILS OF THE NA AND NCOP SITTINGS ARE AS FOLLOWS:

NATIONAL COUNCIL OF PROVINCES
Date: Tomorrow, Wednesday 8 July 2020
Time: 10am
Venue: Virtual Platform

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY
Date: Tomorrow, Wednesday 8 July 2020
Time: 3pm
Venue: Hybrid Sitting (National Assembly and virtual platform)

Important to note:

Members of the media who wish to physically attend the National Assembly Hybrid Sitting should send their details (Full name, name of the media house, and ID or passport number) to Mlindi Mpindi on email:Mmpindi@parlaiment.gov.za.

Media wishing to broadcast from the Parliamentary precinct should also provide details of any essential vehicles (make, registration) and equipment they wish to bring onto the precinct and time of arrival.

Parliamentary meetings are open to the media and the public. Journalists who are interested in covering these sittings or committee meetings (including receiving links to virtual meetings) are requested to forward their cellphone numbers to Mlindi Mpindi on email mmpindi@parliament.gov.za for inclusion in the Parliamentary Communication Services WhatsApp Group, where such information is shared. Journalists are urged to forward these requests using their official email addresses (no private emails).

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