It was reported that President Jacob Zuma would address a press conference on Wednesday morning but when journalists arrived at the Union Buildings they were told it had been cancelled.
The African National Congress (ANC) has called a special meeting of its parliamentary caucus for Wednesday.
ANC chief whip Jackson Mthembu has also convened a meeting of all parties’ chief whips ahead of the caucus meeting.
EWN reporter Gaye Davis explains what the current political situation as the country waits in limbo.
This article first appeared on CapeTalk : ANC convenes meeting of all parties' chief whips in Parliament