Parliament of South Africa

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The Parliament of South Africa is South Africa's legislature. It is made up by a National Assembly and a National Council of Provinces.[1][2] The current twenty-seventh Parliament was created on 22 May 2019.

From 1910 to 1994, members of Parliament were elected chiefly by the South African white minority. The first elections after apartheid were held in 1994.

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  1. Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996, s. 42 Archived 13 April 2014 at the Wayback Machine
  2. Odeyemi, Temitayo Isaac; Abioro, Tunde (2018-08-04), "Digital Technologies, Online Engagement and Parliament-Citizen Relations in Nigeria and South Africa", Advances in African Economic, Social and Political Development, Springer International Publishing, pp. 217–232, doi:10.1007/978-3-319-93509-6_12, ISBN 9783319935089, S2CID 158523324