LIVE: State of the Nation Address debate

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All quiet before the masses of MPs arrive at the State of the Nation Address at Parliament, Cape Town. February 2014.

Editor&39;s note: This live event has now ended. To watch highlights of today&39;s proceedings, click here.

In President Jacob Zuma&39;s State of the Nation Address on 13 February, he said after 20 years of democracy, South Africa is a better place to live in.

On Tuesday and Wednesday, political opposition parties will have the opportunity to respond to the various issues he raised in his speech at Parliament.

Twenty speakers are expected to address Parliament. They include Minister of Higher Education Blade Nzimande, Democratic Party Parliamentary leader Lindiwe Mazibuko, IFP leader Mangosutho Buthelezi and Cope leader Mosiuoa Lekota.

eNCA.com will provide regular updates and highlights of the debate through articles and videos.