Legal action over ‘broken’ Parliament’s security forces

It appears that legal action is on the cards following a chaotic start to the state of the nation address in Parliament on Thursday night.

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Full speech: Zuma's Sona 2017

President Jacob Zuma delivered the state of the nation address tonight. Here is his full speech.

From overalls to designer-wear, Sona’s red carpet’s hotter than ever

What can be dubbed as the calm before the storm, politicians and special guests rocked the red carpet outside Parliament ahead of President... read more

Sona 2017 will go ahead, no matter what — Mthembu

President Jacob Zuma’s state of the nation address (Sona) would go ahead, whether there are disruptions or not, said ANC chief whip Jackson... read more

Seven things to expect from Zuma’s Sona 2017

President Jacob Zuma will deliver his 10th state of the nation (Sona) address in Parliament this evening but ten years later, it seems very little has changed since... read more

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Sona 2017 isn’t a game. Zuma needs to go beyond the usual rhetoric

This year’s state of the nation address is already mired in controversy and the president is yet to take to the podium.

Infographic: Did Zuma and Parliament keep their Sona 2016 promises?

Ahead of the State of the Nation Address on Thursday, we reflect on some of the key promises that President Jacob Zuma made during his opening speech last year. Did Zuma... read more

Watch: Can Zuma’s soldiers handle all this spice?

For the 2017 state of the nation address, President Jacob Zuma announced he would deploy 441 soldiers to Parliament. If last year’s address was anything to go by, they’d... read more

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