South Africa: Media Statement – Ad Hoc Committee On Section 25 to Open for Oral Submissions and Seek New Deadline

[Parliament of South Africa] The Ad Hoc Committee to Initiate and Introduce Legislation Amending Section 25 of the Constitution, which will allow for the expropriation of land without compensation, today resolved to allow for oral presentations from th...

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South Africa: Media Statement – Sahrc Report On Brutality and Deaths in Detention in the Western Cape Concerns Committee On Police

[Parliament of South Africa] The Portfolio Committee on Police has emphasised its concerns on a report detailing brutality and deaths in police custody that are contained in the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) report.

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South Africa: Social Development Committee Hears Submission From Department of Home Affairs On Children’s Amendment Act Bill

[Parliament of South Africa] In a briefing on the Children's Amendement Act Bill, the Portfolio Committee on Social Development heard that the Department of Home Affairs is considering allowing fathers to register the births of their children born out ...

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South Africa: Media Statement – Ad Hoc Committee On Section 100 Intervention in the North West Province Requests More Information From Law Enforcement Agencies

[Parliament of South Africa] The Ad Hoc Committee on the section 100 Intervention in the North West Province has resolved to request more information from law enforcement agencies around the work they are doing which is linked to the intervention in th...

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South Africa: Committees On Health and Public Service Commission Are Waiting for Final Report On Section 59 Investigation

[Parliament of South Africa] The Joint Meeting of the Portfolio Committee on Public Service and Administration, and the Portfolio Committee on Health received a briefing today from the Government Employee Medical Scheme (GEMS) and the Council for Medic...

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