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NA rejects motion to extend session until September

by editor1 / Jul 01, 2020 / 0 comments
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Parliament

-The National Assembly (NA) has rejected a motion to extend its current session until September.

NA Speaker warns LPM leaders against 'chaotic behaviour'

by editor1 / Jul 01, 2020 / 0 comments
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-The Speaker has issued a verbal warning to LPM leaders, Bernadus Swartbooi and Henny Seibeb for their "chaotic behaviour".

LPM says conduct of party's MPs in NA not contrary to rules and procedures

by editor1 / Jun 10, 2020 / 0 comments

-The leader of the Landless Peoples Movement (LPM) says the conduct of the party's Members of Parliament (MP) in the National Assembly is not contrary to the rules and procedures of Parliament.

Minister Shifeta calls for heavy punishment for MPs who violate house rules

by editor1 / Jun 09, 2020 / 0 comments

-Environment and Tourism Minister, Pohamba Shifeta has called for heavy punishment against MPs who are violating the rules.

NA elects Hambyuka, Kafula as deputy chairpersons of the Whole House Committee

by editor1 / Jun 09, 2020 / 0 comments

-The National Assembly (NA) has elected Swapo Party members, Hamunyela Hambyuka and Agnes Kafula as the Deputy Chairpersons of the Whole House Committee of the Seventh Parliament.

Botswana Parliament ordered into quarantine

by editor1 / Apr 09, 2020 / 0 comments
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-Botswana's health director Dr Malaki Tshipayagae has advised that all members of the Botswana parliament, including president and vice president, be placed under quarantine after a nurse who conducted tests on the parliamentarians yesterday, tested positive for COVID-19.

Simataa confirms exit from Parliament

by editor1 / Mar 26, 2020 / 0 comments
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-Former Minister of Information Communication Technology Stanley Simataa has confirmed his resignation to Parliament saying he tendered his exit through SWAPO.

Parliament to continue despite Coronavirus fears

by editor1 / Mar 17, 2020 / 0 comments
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-The National Assembly will continue with its business, despite President Hage Geingob’s declaration that all big gatherings be suspended for 30 days, in light of the confirmation of Coronavirus in the country.

Parliament launches second phase of Sexual Health Governance Project

by editor1 / Mar 11, 2020 / 0 comments

-The second phase of the Sexual Reproductive and Health Right HIV-AIDS Governance Project was launched in Windhoek.

Justice Ministry to table three bills in Parliament this year

by editor1 / Feb 12, 2020 / 0 comments

-Chief Justice, Peter Shivute says, the Judiciary, through the Ministry of Justice, plans to table three-bills in Parliament that seek to improve the functions of the courts.

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