By Mwenya Mofya
Justice Minister Given Lubinda has disclosed that the political party’s bill has been presented to parliament.
Lubinda says the bill was presented to parliament on Tuesday this week at its 1st reading.
In 2017, Government started the development of the bill in question with the objectives to provide for registration and regulation of political parties and the establishment of a political parties fund, among others.
The Minister of Justice tells 5fm news that it is important for parliamentarians to critically scrutinize the bill as it is in the best interest of promoting democracy as well as multi-partism in the country.