Did Parliament capture your views on MOPA Bill?

The Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Defence, Home Affairs and Security Services together with the Thematic Committee on Peace and Security went around the country getting peoples’ view on the Maintenance of Peace and Order Bill. However, there are concerns from members of the public that their views which they give during Parliament public hearings are …

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How MOPA Bill was debated in Parliment

SECOND READING MAINTENANCE OF PEACE AND ORDER BILL [H. B. 3, 2019] Second Order read:  Adjourned debate on motion on the Second Reading of the Maintenance of Peace and Order Bill [H. B. 3, 2019]. Question again proposed.  HON. MASENDA: Thank you Mr. Speaker Sir for giving me the opportunity to contribute towards the Maintenance of Peace …

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Freedom of Information Bill Fails to Lay the Mark for Reform: Expectations vs. Reality

By Wisdom Mumera The make-up of the Freedom of Information Bill, repealing the Access to Information Protection of Privacy Act (AIPPA) whilst more positive, as compared with the Maintenance of Peace and Order (MOPO), fails to break any new ground entrenching the suspicion that real reforms won’t happen under Zanu PF. Since the advent of …

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