The Non-Governmental Organization’ Coordinating Council (NGOCC) has made Eighty Submissions to the Ministry of Justice towards the Political Parties Bill that is expected to be Tabled in this Month’s Sitting of Parliament.

 

Among the Submissions made by the Women’s body it has objected the Appointment of the Political Parties Board by the President as he is coming from a Political Party.

 

Speaking after Submitting to Justice Minister Given Lubinda, NGOCC Executive Director Engwase Mwale says her Organization is also Proposing that the Immunity of the Board and its Staff Clause be Deleted. 

 

And Justice Minister Given Lubinda said on September 25, 2017 he will Engage All Stakeholders who made Submissions to make a Conclusion before taking it to Cabinet for Approval and Later to Parliament.

 

SEPTEMBER 14, 2017

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