Tue Sep 16 21:28:59 SAST 2014

Motion of no confidence lost after opposition parties stage a walkout at Parliament

Members of opposition parties staged a walkout in the National Assembly on Tuesday evening in defiance of a ruling that the ANC be allowed to amend a motion of no confidence in Speaker Baleka Mbete. [2] comments

Speaker is not objective: UDM

The UDM on Tuesday added its endorsement to a motion of no confidence in National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete. [1] comments

Over R500m worth of livestock animals stolen this year

About R516 million worth of animals have been stolen on farms so far this year, AgriSA said on Tuesday. [1] comments

Recommendation to suspend SABC board chair welcomed

The decision by Parliament's communication portfolio committee to recommend the suspension of SABC board chairwoman Ellen Tshabalala on Tuesday was welcomed by the Democratic Alliance. [4] comments

Royal Bafokeng platinum miners get new homes

The first of 422 houses in the Waterfall Hills Estate in the North West was handed over on Tuesday, as part of Royal Bafokeng Platinum's (RBPlat) housing strategy to promote home ownership, the company said. [65] comments

Some immigration regulations on hold until June

The implementation of two of the new immigration regulations on travelling minors will again be delayed, this time until June 1, 2015, Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba announced on Tuesday. [16] comments

JHB man arrested for iron attack

A man has been arrested in central Johannesburg for allegedly burning his wife with a hot iron during an argument, police said on Tuesday. [58] comments

More jobs but fewer skills among blacks

DA wants answers on Eskom bailout

Crime stats to be released on Thursday

South Africa hosts Lesotho crisis summit

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