Unam graduates 27 National Council MPs

THE University of Namibia this week graduated 27 Members of the National Council who successfully completed the Parliamentary Practice and Conduct Course at the ceremony held in Windhoek. Originally designed as a short course for parliamentarians, it has since evolved into a fully-fledged university program known as the Certificate in Parliamentary Practice and Conduct. The course…

Call for African leaders to prioritise fight against hunger, poverty

Sakeus Iikela Chairperson of the National Council Hon. Lukas Sinimbo Muha, has called on African leaders to revisit their socio-economic developmental agendas and prioritise eradicating hunger and poverty on the continent. He made these remarks during a discussion on food security at the 18th Conference of Speakers and Presiding Officers in Yaoundé, Cameroon. According to…

Notice of award of Bids

Bid No. Description Successful bidder Unsuccessful bidders BEC executive summary W/RFQ/11-02/23/24 Supply and Installation of new air conditioners in the offices/boardrooms at Parliament – National Council NOTICE TO THE SELECTED BIDDER UNSUCCESFUL BIDDERS EXECUTIVE SUMMARY OF THE BEC REPORT G/RFQ/11-11/23/24 Supply of media electronic equipment for the Sub-division: Information and Research MEDIA EQUIPMENT SUCCESSFUL UNSUCCESSFUL,…

African member states determined on reforming Commonwealth – Muha

A MAJORITY of the African countries that are part of the Commonwealth are united behind the plan to restructure the organisation to give it relevance in the modern world. Under this plan, the member states intend to reform the organisation to address perceived imbalances and strengthen its relevance, taking into account issues such as representation,…

Namibia and Russia sign Parliamentary cooperation agreement

By: Sakeus Iikela Namibia’s National Council and the Federal Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation on Wednesday signed an agreement which will facilitate the interaction and cooperation between Members of Parliament and staff of the two countries. The Chairperson of the National Council Hon, Lukas Sinimbo Muha, who is in Russia for…