Lapsed Bills to be restored on Order Paper

By Staff Reporter  Minister of Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Ziyambi Ziyambi is expected to seek the approval of the National Assembly to restore on the Order Paper Bills that lapsed at the end of the First Session of the 9th Parliament. According to Veritas Zimbabwe, the move to restore the lapsed Bills is in …

The post Lapsed Bills to be restored on Order Paper appeared first on Open Parly.

Read more
Govt to host 350 MPs in Vic. Falls for budget seminar

By Own Correspondent Government of Zimbabwe which is failing to buy even essential drugs for hospitals and to pay its workers meaningful wages is set to host 350 legislators at the majestic Elephant Hills Hotel in Victoria Falls from the 30th of October to the 4th of November for a pre-budget seminar. To make matters …

The post Govt to host 350 MPs in Vic. Falls for budget seminar appeared first on Open Parly.

Read more
We miss Tongesayi Mudambo: Harare North

By Loreen Tadzingwa Residents of Harare North say they miss their former legislator Tongesayi Mudambo whom they say brought a lot of development to the constituency compared to the current legislator Allan Norman Markham. Most of the residents who spoke to OpenParlyZW said they are yet to see any sign of development in their constituency …

The post We miss Tongesayi Mudambo: Harare North appeared first on Open Parly.

Read more
DOWNLOAD: Zimbabwe Media Commission Bill 2019

This Bill makes additional provisions with regard to the Zimbabwe Media Commission which is established by section 248 of the Constitution and whose functions are detailed in section 249 of the Constitution with the objective to protect the rights to the freedom of expression and the freedom of the media granted under section 61of the Constitution. The …

The post DOWNLOAD: Zimbabwe Media Commission Bill 2019 appeared first on Open Parly.

Read more
Channel CDF to all sectors- Masvingo residents

By Hazvinei Mwanaka MASVINGO– Some residents in Masvingo Urban have expressed concern over the use of the Constitutional Development Fund (CDF) and have called on their legislator Jacob Nyokanhete to also channel the money towards different sectors for the benefit of the whole community. The legislator said he channelled the CDF (ZW$50 000) towards the …

The post Channel CDF to all sectors- Masvingo residents appeared first on Open Parly.

Read more
We delivered on our inputs contracts: FSG

By Daniel Chigundu Fertilisers Seed Grain (FSG) says it has never failed to deliver on fertiliser contracts that it got from the government programs adding that they even have signed delivery documents to prove it. There are allegations that some companies contracted to supply seed and fertiliser under the Presidential Input Scheme and the Command …

The post We delivered on our inputs contracts: FSG appeared first on Open Parly.

Read more
ED tables 28 Bills, calls for speedy considerations

By Daniel Chigundu President Emmerson Mnangagwa has called on Parliament to speedily consider the 28 Bills that have been set as the legislative agenda for the Second Session of the 9th Parliament of Zimbabwe. The legislative agenda is composed of both new Bills and old laws which will be amended as part of the law …

The post ED tables 28 Bills, calls for speedy considerations appeared first on Open Parly.

Read more
Mthuli increases CDF to ZW$175K

By Daniel Chigundu Speaker of the National Assembly Jacob Mudenda has revealed that the Constituency Development Fund (CDF) has been increased to about ZW$175 238 per constituency. Legislators had complained during the Supplementary Budget debate that what had been previously allocated to them in the initial 2019 budget had been eroded by inflation and changes …

The post Mthuli increases CDF to ZW$175K appeared first on Open Parly.

Read more
Withdraw MDC diplomatic passports: Sacco

By Daniel Chigundu Chimanimani East legislator Joshua Sacco has called on Parliament to consider withdrawing diplomatic passports from MDC legislators accusing them of using the privileged documents to denigrate Zimbabwe. The call comes at a time when MDC has been sending some of its senior officials outside the country on what it terms “diplomatic offensive” …

The post Withdraw MDC diplomatic passports: Sacco appeared first on Open Parly.

Read more
Parly exposes lying Natpharm manager over ARVs shortages

By James Martin Parliament on Monday exposed National Pharmaceutical Company (Natpharm) operations manager Charles Mwaramba for lying that the country has enough stocks of ARVs at a time when most general hospitals have actually run out of stocks. Appearing before a joint meeting of the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Health and Child Care sitting together …

The post Parly exposes lying Natpharm manager over ARVs shortages appeared first on Open Parly.

Read more