NATIONAL COUNCIL SECRETARIAT CONSULTATIVE MEETING WITH CHIEF REGIONAL OFFICERS: 15 MARCH 2022

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…

SADCOPAC Office Bearers meet the Speaker, 22/02/2022

WINDHOEK- Office Bearers and Secretariat from the Southern Africa Development Community Organisation of Public Accounts Committees (SDACOPAC) today (22/02/2022) met with the Speaker of the National Assembly Hon Prof Peter Katjavivi as they continue with their three-day working visit to the parliament of Namibia. The Speaker has informed the SDACOPAC delegation that the National Assembly…

SADCOPAC enters into MoU with SADCPF , 21/02/2022

  The Southern Africa Development Community Organisation of Public Accounts Committees (SADCOPAC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the SADC Parliamentary Forum (SADC PF) to empower Members of Parliament (MPs) from the member states to effectively carry out their functions of oversight over public sector finances as well as promoting good governance in…

SADCOPAC Office Bearers visit Namibia, 21/02/2022

  Windhoek- Office Bearers from the Southern Africa Development Community Organisation of Public Accounts Committees (SADCOPAC) and Secretariat are here in Namibia for a three-day (21-23 February 2022) working visit to the Parliament of Namibia. The aim of the visit is to discuss the role and objectives of SADCOPAC and the progress on the implementation…

National Council Staff Meet to Formulate a New Five-Year Strategic Plan

Pamela Mate Senior Staff of the National Council together with Members of the Ministerial Implementation Team (MIT), are meeting to formulate and craft a new Strategic Plan for the 2022 – 2027 period. Prior to the pre-working workshop meeting currently underway, the respective Directorates within the institution had one-on-one sessions with the consultant, in which…

Chairperson to Embark on Outreach Visits to the Regions

Pamela Mate The Chairperson of the National Council, Hon. Lukas Sinimbo Muha, will be conducting regional visits to the Otjozondjupa and Kavango East regions from Monday, 14 February to Saturday, 27 February 2022. The regional visits by the Office of the Chairperson forms part of Outreach Programme activities as set out in the National Council…

Speaker wants public education on Constitution, 09/02/2022

Story by George Sanzila Windhoek – The Speaker of the National Assembly, Hon. Prof. Peter Katjavivi has suggested that civic education be held to inform and educate Namibian citizens about the purpose and importance of the constitution. Hon. Katjavivi said this in an interview with the media on Wednesday, (09/02/2022) during the marking of the…

Training for Budget Committee underway, 07/02/2022

  Story by George Sanzila A three-day training workshop for the National Assembly Select Committee on budget focusing on public financial management, the budget process and oversight is currently underway. The workshop is organized in collaboration with the Enhancing Participatory Democracy in Namibia (EPDN) programme, which is a partnership programme of the European Union and…