Friday, June 29, 2018
NATIONAL PARLIAMENT CLOSES ITS SESSIONS TODAY:
Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa
The National Parliament has closed its sessions today until 4th September this year when it will resume again. The Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa winded up the debate which was preceded by his long interesting speech that summed up what parliamentarians discussed in the house for a couple of two months and eight days. This is the budget session which among others is a most important assembly in this supreme legislative house in the country. It is the session which approves what the government will forecast for the coming 2018/19 financial year. A total of over 600 questions were raised by law makers and directed to the government which had time to be answered or clarified by the Ministers in different respective portfolios. Some had direct answers given on the spot while some were promised to be worked upon as days moves on. In his message, the Premier thanked his fellow parliamentarians and wished them good journey back to their respective constituencies.