The National Council wishes to invite members of the media to cover the opening session of the consultative meeting between the National Council’s Secretariat and Chief Regional Officers representing all 14 regions in the country. The objective of the meeting is to strengthen cooperation between the National Council Secretariat and various regional councils to improve…
In keeping with the provisions of Rule 15 of the Standing Rules and Orders, His Excellency Dr. Hage G. Geingob, President of the Republic of Namibia, will officially open the Fifth Session of the Seventh Parliament on Tuesday 8 February, at 14h30.Read more
The National Assembly, with permission from the family of Hon Ignatius Shixwameni, hereby confirm that Hon. Ignatius Shixwameni passed on today, Wednesday 10 November 2021, at Parliament. Read More >>>
Media Invitation: Public Hearing with the Ministry of Environment, Tourism and Forestry, 26 October 2021
The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Natural Resources, as part of its oversight functions will hold a public hearing with the Ministry of Environment, Tourism and Forestry. Read More >>>
Media Release 13 September 2021 RESPONSE TO AN EDITORIAL OF THE NAMIBIAN NEWSPAPER: “A dangerous precedent” We respond to the editorial in the Friday 10 September 2021 edition of The Namibian with the heading “A Dangerous Precedent”. The National Assembly wants to put the record straight as follows. Read More
Media Notice, Special session of the National Assembly
The recent misinformation being circulated particularly through social media that the National Assembly ‘is going on holiday next week’ is factually incorrect. As it has been the tradition over the years, the National Assembly has two sessions per year.
The 30th June was declared as the International Day of Parliamentarism in 2018 by the United Nations General Assembly by Resolution 72/278 as it coincides with the day in 1889, close to 131years ago, that the IPU (the global organization of parliaments) was founded.
Resumption of 1st session of the 5th setting the record straight on the story Katjavivi acquire Machine to ”mute to” mute unruly ‘’ MPS’’ 21 September 2020
A story published on the front page of today (Monday 21 September, 2020) edition of The Namibian newspaper under the heading “‘KATJAVIVI ACQUIRES MACHINE TO ‘MUTE UNRULY’ MPS’, has reference. The story contained misinformation intended to mislead the readers.