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Speaker annoyed by MP absenteeism

by editor1 / Nov 03, 2017 / 0 comments

-The speaker of the national assembly lashed out at executive members of parliament, for not attending parliamentary sessions to answer questions.

President Geingob wants Parliament to pass Regional and Urban Planning Bill

by editor1 / Oct 16, 2017 / 0 comments

-President Hage Geingob wants parliament to pass the Regional and Urban Planning Bill, so he can sign it into law.

Parliament launches new website

by editor1 / May 21, 2017 / 0 comments

-Parliament has launched a new website with the aim to enhance public access to the laws of Namibia.

MPs support health budget, appeal for improved service delivery

by editor / Apr 13, 2017 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-Members of the National Assembly have given their support to the Ministry of Health and Social Services' budget of over N$6 billion, and have appealed for improved service delivery.

Budget cuts negatively affect work of Parliamentary standing committees

by editor / Apr 12, 2017 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-Last year's budget cuts negatively affected the work of Parliamentary standing committees in both the National Assembly and the National Council.

National Assembly refers Time Bill to Parliamentary Standing Committee

by editor / Mar 10, 2017 / 0 comments
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theodysseyonline.com

-The National Assembly has referred the Namibian Time Bill, to the Parliamentary Standing Committee, for public consultation.

Rent Control Bill soon to be tabled in Parliament

by editor / Feb 17, 2017 / 0 comments

-The much-anticipated Rent Control Bill will soon be tabled in Parliament.

Lands Reform Minister forced to discontinue ministerial statement on Land Reform

by editor / Feb 15, 2017 / 0 comments

Lands Reform Minister Utoni Nujoma had to discontinue his ministerial statement in the National Assembly on Wednesday due to pressure from fellow parliamentarians.

Some Parliamentarians feel uncomfortable discussing sanitary towels-nbc

by editor / Oct 06, 2016 / 0 comments

Some Parliamentarians felt uncomfortable discussing sanitary towels in the house.