Blog Posts tagged “commission of inquiry”

The Week Ahead: Two Inquiries & Taking Parliament to the People top the agenda

Oct. 17, 2016 (3 years, 7 months ago)

It's another low key week in the National Assembly main chamber with no sittings scheduled. All the parliamentary action will take place in the committee corridor where the schedule is full.

We will see not one, but two parliamentary inquiries this week. First, the Portfolio Committee on Police will ...

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R2K: The problem with State Security’s secret budget

April 29, 2016 (4 years, 1 month ago)

Today the Minister of State Security David Mahlobo delivered the State Security Agency (SSA) budget vote. It’s a long speech, with lots of things worth mentioning, but what does it actually tell us about the budget?

The SSA budget has grown from about R3 Billion in 2010/11 to ...

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The week ahead – President to answer oral questions

March 14, 2016 (4 years, 2 months ago)

It's a week of farewells and loose ends.

The constituency period beckons, with MPs due to depart on Friday and return on 12 April. But a fair amount of heavy-duty business will be done before they go with lots of action scheduled in the main chambers and committee corridor ...

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