Tag: Baleka Mbete

Secret Ballot vote: Mbete appeals to political parties to give her space
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Secret Ballot vote: Mbete appeals to political parties to give her space

Secret Ballot or Not? The Speaker of the National Assembly, Baleka Mbete warns political parties against pressurizing her Office on the Secret Ballot vote matter.. The Speaker has appealed to all political parties represented in parliament to afford her Office the necessary space to make an appropriate decision on regarding the voting procedure to be […]

#MotionOfNoConfidenceCAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA
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Secret Ballot of Not? Baleka Mbete must make ‘rational decision’ – DA

The Democratic Alliance (DA) are now backing down from the secret ballot vote “CHANT!” against President Jacob they used to lead and preach preach in parliament. This is after the party’s opposed to a secret ballot vote ousted their mayor in Mogale City Municipality last month. The Speaker of the National Assembly confirmed that she […]

Secret Ballot or Not? Pressure mounting on Mbete to decide..
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Secret Ballot or Not? Pressure mounting on Mbete to decide..

The Speaker of the National Assembly, Baleka Mbete, has about two weeks to decide on whether the Motion of No Confidence in the President will be conducted through the secret ballot vote or not following the Constitutional Court ruling on Secret Ballot Application. Constitutional Court’s Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng ruled: the Speaker of the National […]

Zuma expresses his views on ConCourt ‘Secret Ballot’ ruling
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Zuma expresses his views on ConCourt ‘Secret Ballot’ ruling

President Jacob Zuma says Thursday’s Constitutional Court ruling on the secret ballot matter reaffirms the separation of powers doctrine.  The President said this when he appeared before Parliamentarians in the National Assembly for a question and answer session on Thursday. Earlier in the day, the Constitutional Court ruled that the Speaker of the National Assembly […]

Do the right thing SPEAKER! Grant a “secret ballot vote”- UDM
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Do the right thing SPEAKER! Grant a “secret ballot vote”- UDM

The United Democratic Movement (UDM) has called on the Speaker of the National Assembly, Baleka Mbete, to do the right thing and grant a secret ballot for a vote of no-confidence in President Jacob Zuma. In a statement following the Constitutional Court ruling on the Secret Ballot vote application, the party said has been vindicated […]

‘Secret Ballot Or Not’, Dates for ruling announced
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‘Secret Ballot Or Not’, Dates for ruling announced

The Constitutional Court announces dates for the Secret Ballot ruling. On Thursday, 22 June, 2017 at 10h00 the Full Bench of the highest court on the land will deliver the landmark ruling on the Secret Ballot application by the United Democratic Movement (UDM). Breaking: ConCourt to give Judgment on the Application for #SecretBallot this Thursday, […]

Constitutional Court hearing on Secret ballot or not?
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Constitutional Court hearing on Secret ballot or not?

Secret ballot or not? Opposition parties and civil society groups join forces once again in a battle to have President Jacob Zuma impeached. The battle to remove President Zuma from power has now shifted to South Africa’s highest court. In support of the United Democratic Movement (UDM) ‘s Constitutional Court battle on Secret ballot vote […]