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Encyclopedia > Speaker of the South African National Assembly
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Constitution Following the 1994 elections, South Africa was governed under an interim constitution. This constitution required the Constituent Assembly (CA) to draft and approve a permanent constitution by 9 May 1996. The present Constitution of South Africa was certified by the Constitutional Court on 4 December 1996, was signed by... Politics of South Africa
The National Assembly is the lower house of the Parliament of South Africa, located in Cape Town, Western Cape Province. It consists of no fewer than 350 and no more than 400 Members elected for a five-year term on the basis of a common voters’ roll. It is... National Assembly
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The President of South Africa is the head of state and head of government under South Africas Constitution. From 1961 to 1994, the head of state was called the State President, or Staatspresident in Afrikaans. The President is elected by members of the National Assembly, the lower house of... President
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Ministers, in the South African government, are Members of Parliament who hold a ministerial warrants to perform certain functions of government. Together, ministers make up the executive branch of the South African state. Ministries Agriculture and Land Affairs Communications Defence Education Finance Foreign Affairs Health Home Affairs Housing Justice and... Ministers
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Political parties in South Africa lists political parties in South Africa. A political party is a political organization subscribing to a certain ideology or formed around very special issues with the aim to participate in power, usually by participating in elections. See political party for a more comprehensive discussion. South... Political parties
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Elections in South Africa gives information on election and election results in South Africa. An election is a process in which a vote is held to elect candidates to an office. It is the mechanism by which a democracy fills elective offices in the legislature, and sometimes the executive and... Elections

The Speaker of the National Assembly presides over the The Republic of South Africa (pronunciation) is a large republic in Southern Africa. It is located at the southern tip of the continent, and borders Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, and Swaziland. The small nation of Lesotho is entirely contained within South African territory. Its economy is the largest and most... South African The National Assembly is the lower house of the Parliament of South Africa, located in Cape Town, Western Cape Province. It consists of no fewer than 350 and no more than 400 Members elected for a five-year term on the basis of a common voters’ roll. It is... National Assembly. The Speaker is chosen from among the A Member of Parliament, or MP, is a representative elected by the voters of an electoral district to a parliament; in the Westminster system, specifically to the lower house. Australia In Australia, the term Member of Parliament refers specifically to a member of the Australian House of Representatives. See also... Members of the National Assembly at its first sitting. The Speaker acts as a " A football (soccer) player is cautioned by a referee A referee is a person who has authority to make decisions about play in many sports. Officials in other sports are known by a variety of titles, including umpire or judge. Origin The term referee originated in association football. Originally the... referee," taking charge of debates to make sure that the MPs can participate freely while keeping to the rules. The Speaker also has managerial duties to ensure that The Parliament of South Africa, has undergone many transformations, as a result of the countrys tumultuous history. From 1910 to 1994, it was elected mainly by South Africas white minority, before the first non-racial elections were held in 1994. Under the 1994 Constitution, the Parliament, consisting of... Parliament runs smoothly. Each Political parties in South Africa lists political parties in South Africa. A political party is a political organization subscribing to a certain ideology or formed around very special issues with the aim to participate in power, usually by participating in elections. See political party for a more comprehensive discussion. South... political party in the Assembly elects a chief whip to run its affairs. The presiding officers, the chief whips, and the The post of Leader of Government Business in the Cayman Islands is the equivalent to Chief Minister or Premier in most British colonies. It is the highest political level that can be attained within the colonial system. The holder of that position is regarded as the head of government. For... Leader of Government Business (the person appointed by the Cabinet to liaise with Parliament) together decide on the programme of work.


 
 

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