Windhoek - The SADC Heads of State and Government have set up a joint technical commission in Windhoek, Namibia, to follow up on the process of transforming the Parliamentary Forum of the body into the Regional Parliament by January 2019.More about this news
Luanda - The Parliamentary Group of CASA-CE coalision intends to challenge the Law on the Repatriation of Financial Resources Deposited Abroad, due to its "ineffectiveness and discrimination," said its president, André Mendes de Carvalho.
Luanda - The Angolan Parliament has proved, in the first legislative session of the Fourth Legislature, 15 laws, four of which have yet to be published in the Official Gazzete, and 42 resolutions, according to the report of the National Assembly.
Luanda - The National Assembly has definitively approved a draft law to promote the knowledge, valorization and use of national symbols.
Luanda - The National Assembly (AN) on Thursday institutionalized March 23 (Southern Africa Liberation Day) as Angola?s national holiday, while January 15 (Former Combatant and Veteran of the Motherland Day) has been set a celebration date.
Luanda - The final approval of the bill on Angolan penal code, whose discussions on the specialty concerning the limit of the penalties has split MPs and the government, is expected to be discussed in the next parliamentary year 2018/2019 .
Luanda - The National Assembly (AN) Group of Women's MPs reaffirmed last Friday in Luanda that it will continue to advocate with political parties to meet the 30 percent representation of women on their lists.
Luanda - The Group of Women Parliamentarians should intercede with political parties in order to increase women's representation in their lists in the eligible seats, for gender parity in the National Assembly.
Luanda - A proposal to amend the law relating to public holidays has been postponed for next plenary session of National Assembly.