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National Council Holds Committees Planning Session with MPs

(From Left): Permanent Secretary of the National Council Emilia Mkusa, Chairperson of the National Council Hon. Margaret Mensah-Williams and the Vice-Chairperson of the National Council Bernard Sibalatani.
 

Story by Pamela Mate

After the official opening of Parliament on 13 February, it's all systems go at National Council in the New Year. This week, National Council Members together with Committee Clerks and other support staff held the Committees Planning Session which started on Wednesday, 14 February and concluded on Friday, 16 February. Read more >>>

Gender, Youth and ICT Committee to Interrogate Ministry of Youth

Hon. Ambrosius Kandjii, MP and Chairperson of the Standing Committee on Gender, Youth and ICT
    Story by Rafael Hangula

The National Council Standing Committee on Gender, Youth and ICT will conduct a hearing with the Ministry of Youth, Sport and National Service on Monday, 19 February 2018 as from 09h30 at the National Council administration Building. The hearing is aimed at getting responses from the Ministry on the Committee’s recommendations that were forwarded to the Ministry in August 2017, after the Committees Oversight Visits to the Sports and Youth Centers last year.

President Geingob opens Parliament, 13 February 2018

His Excellency, President Hage Geingob delivering his speech at Parliament today to mark the official opening of this year’s Parliament today
 

Story by Ndahafa Kaukungua and Mutafela Sitali

His Excellency, President Hage Geingob officially opened the 7th Session of the 6th Parliament under the theme “Enhancing Partnerships to Strengthen Good Governance in Namibia today 13th February 2018. Read more >>>

STATEMENT BY HIS EXCELLENCY DR HAGE G. GEINGOB, PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF NAMIBIA AT THE OFFICIAL OPENING OF THE 7th SESSION OF THE 6TH PARLIAMENT, FEBRUARY 13, 2018

H.E. Dr Hage G. Geingob
 

I am pleased to be here this afternoon to mark the Opening of the 7th Session of the 6th Parliament under the theme, “Enhancing partnership to strengthen good governance in Namibia.” Read more >>>

STATEMENT BY HON. PROF. PETER H KATJAVIVI, MP SPEAKER OF THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OF THE REPUBLIC OF NAMIBIA AT THE OFFICIAL OPENING OF THE 7th SESSION OF THE 6th PARLIAMENT, 13 FEBRUARY 2018

Parliament of Namibia
 

I wish to take this opportunity to thank Honourable Loide Kasingo, Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly, for presiding over the first phase of the proceedings of the Opening of Parliament. Read more >>>

Finnish Speaker visits Parliament, 24 January 2018

Speaker of the National Assembly, Hon Prof. Peter Katjavivi (right) with the visiting Finnish Speaker, Hon. Maria Lohela
 

Story by George Sanzila

Speaker of the National Assembly, Hon Prof. Peter Katjavivi has reiterated his call for close collaboration between the Namibian and Finnish Parliaments. Read more >>>

 

Media Release

OFFICIAL OPENING OF THE PARLIAMENT, 2018

PARLIAMENT OF NAMIBIA
 

The Speaker of the National Assembly, Hon Professor Peter H. Katjavivi herewith announces the Official Opening of Parliament 2018. This event will be taking place at the Parliament Building on Tuesday, 13 February, at 14h30. Read more >>>

Message of Bereavement and Condolences on the Passing on of Hon. Rosalia Nghidinwa, 15 January 2018

Late Hon. Rosalia Nghidinwa
 

On behalf of the National Assembly of the Republic of Namibia, I hereby join the family and friends of Comrade Rosalia Nghidinwa and the rest of the country, in expressing our deep felt sympathy and condolences at her untimely passing. Read more >>>

DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT - HON. ROSA K. KAVARA, MP

Late Hon. Rosa K. Kavara
 

Issued by National Council

The National Council herewith sadly announce the sudden passing of Hon. Rosa Kunyanda Kavara. Read more

RESUMPTION OF THE NATIONAL COUNCIL SESSION, 18 - 21 DECEMBER 2017

NATIONAL COUNCIL
 

Media Release Date: 12 December 2017

The Eleventh Session of the Fifth National Council will be convened urgently on Monday 18 December 2017 to Thursday 21 December 2017. Read more >>>

RESUMPTION OF THE NATIONAL COUNCIL

 
The National Council will resume its Session from 21 to 30 November 2017 at 09h30 to consider the following Bills as referred to it by the National Assembly;
  •   Appropriation Amendment Bill [B. 18 - 2017]
  •   Property Valuers Profession Amendment Bill [B.18 - 2016]
The House will also consider reports tabled before the House by the Standing Committees.

Committee Notices

PUBLIC HEARINGS ON THE LOCAL AUTHORITIES AMENDENT BILL (B.12 - 2015)

NATIONAL COUNCIL
Published on: 16 January 2017

The National Council has referred the Public Private Partnership Bill [B.24-2016] to a Select Committee on 01 December 2016 to scrutinize the provisions of the Bill and report its findings, conclusions and recommendations to the House on or before 23 February 2017. Read more >>>

Presiding Officers


Hon. Prof. Peter Katjavivi, MP

Speaker of the National Assembly


Hon. Margaret Mensah-Williams, MP

Chairperson to the National Council

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