IT’S 90 DAYS: Parliament Expectedly Stretches Semi-State Of Emergency To Three Months

The Patriotic Front dominated Parliament has adopted a motion tabled by Vice President Inonge Wina to confirm and extend the declaration of a state of threatened public emergency by President Edgar Lungu, in terms of Article 31(2) and (5) of … Continued

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The Patriotic Front dominated Parliament has adopted a motion tabled by Vice President Inonge Wina to confirm and extend the declaration of a state of threatened public emergency by President Edgar Lungu, in terms of Article 31(2) and (5) of the Constitution of Zambia. Parliament resolved to support the declaration of a state of threatened public emergency declared by President Edgar Lungu on Wednesday, 5th July, 2017 under Statutory Instrument No. 53 of 2017, for a period of 90 days. 85 Members of Parliament voted in favor of the motion. About 46 members of parliament did not attend the session as they are serving suspension with the other 12 skipping the session. The post IT’S 90 DAYS: Parliament Expectedly Stretches Semi-State Of Emergency To Three Months appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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National Assembly – Modern Complex Project Discussed

[Cameroon Tribune] The project to construct a modern complex that befits Cameroon’s National Assembly has resurfaced and was discussed during the bureau meeting of the House on July 8, 2017, just a day after the official closing of the June ordinary se…

[Cameroon Tribune] The project to construct a modern complex that befits Cameroon's National Assembly has resurfaced and was discussed during the bureau meeting of the House on July 8, 2017, just a day after the official closing of the June ordinary session of the 2017 legislative year. The Speaker of the National Assembly, Hon. Cavaye Yeguie Djibril chaired the bureau meeting that took place behind close doors. At the end of the meeting Hon. Awudu Mbaya Cyprian, one of the four Questors in the House told journalists that bu

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Ecowas Court President Urges Jealous Defence of Its Independence

[Foroyaa] The President of the ECOWAS Court of Justice on Saturday wrapped up the institution’s annual judicial retreat with a clarion call for the court to ‘jealously guard its independence’ in the face of the ongoing institutional reform by the commu…

[Foroyaa] The President of the ECOWAS Court of Justice on Saturday wrapped up the institution's annual judicial retreat with a clarion call for the court to 'jealously guard its independence' in the face of the ongoing institutional reform by the community that will adversely affect its capacity to discharge its four-fold mandate.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia