Parliament faces funding shortfall of R394 million

- | 3 months ago

The Speaker of the National Assembly, Thandi Modise, has told members of parliament during her budget speech that Parliament will have to contend with a funding shortfall of R394 million.

Modise said Parliament had requested an amount of just over R3 million from National Treasury for this financial year, but was allocated R 2.

She said the R300 million-plus shortfall would have “a direct bearing on how we run this institution.

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