Learning checks and balances from larger states. Members of the National Assembly, Ahmed Afif for the Opposition and Sylvianne Lemiel for the Ruling Party met with Kenya’s National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi to discuss his recommendations on parliamentary functions. One of them deals with more efficient checks and balances. by S. Marivel reporting from Nairobi Based on the recommendations made ...Read More »
On Monday 3rd April the Committee on Government Assurances (COGA) met with the Minister of Finance Dr. Peter Larose to follow up on promises made during his 2017 Budget speech. The Committee’s focus was on the statement that banks will provide working capital for a small or new business. According to Dr. Larose the project has not yet started due ...Read More »
Members of the National Assembly attending the 136th Inter Parliamentary Union in Dhaka Bangladesh taking place from the 1-5th April 2017.
Members of the National Assembly attending the 136th Inter Parliamentary Union in Dhaka Bangladesh taking place from the 1-5th April 2017. The delegation is Headed by Hon. Nicholas Prea- Deputy Speaker and accompanied by the Clerk of the Seychelles National Assembly, Ms. Jutta Alexis.Read More »
THIS WEEK IN THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Two Ministers will attend sitting of the National Assembly next week to answer questions relating to their Ministry. Minister Adam will answer 8 questions about the Ministry for Health and also to answer an Urgent Question relating to importation of meat from Brazil. Minister Peter Larose, Minister for Finance, Trade and Economic Planning will ...Read More »
THIS WEEK IN THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Two Ministers will attend sitting of the National Assembly next week to answer questions relating to their Ministry. Minister Alexander will answer 4 questions about the Ministry for Youth, Sports and Culture and, Minister Maurice Loustau Lalanne will answer an Urgent Question by Hon. Churcill Gill Member for Baie Ste Anne Praslin. In additions ...Read More »
THIS WEEK IN THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Three Ministers will attend Sitting of the National Assembly tomorrow Tuesday 14th and Wednesday 15th March 2017 to answer questions relating to their Ministry. Minister Bastienne will answer 12 questions about the Ministry of Habitat, Infrastructure and Land Transport. Question 13 on Order Paper dated 9 March tabled by Hon. Charles De Commarmond has ...Read More »
THIS WEEK IN THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Four Motions, additionally one Private Notice Question have been tabled for the Sitting of 28th February, 2017. The Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly, Hon. Wavel Ramkalawan, is calling on the Assembly to grant approval to the Terms of Reference of the “Truth, Reconciliation and National Unity Committee of the National Assembly”. ...Read More »
Press Release – President Faure to Deliver State of the Nation Address on Tuesday 14th February, 2017.
The National Assembly will convene on Tuesday 14th February, 2017 at 1700hrs where the President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr. Danny Faure will deliver the State of the Nation Address. The National Assembly will then reconvene on Thursday 16th, as well as Friday 17th February, 2017 from 0900hrs whereby Members, led by the Leader of the Opposition, Hon. Wavel ...Read More »
The Committee On Government Assurances of The National Assembly Hosted Ministers to an Orientation Meeting
The Members of the Committee on Government Assurances have today hosted Members of the Executive to an Orientation Meeting at the National Assembly building. The meeting which was aimed at enhancing better communication and cooperation between the two branches of Government saw the participation of 10 Ministers and their Personal Assistants. In his welcoming remark, the Chairperson of the Committee, ...Read More »
Press Release – Honorable Speaker Mr. Patrick Georges Pillay visits prisoners on Marie-Louise Island
Tuesday 31st January, 2017 HONORABLE SPEAKER MR. PATRICK GEORGES PILLAY VISITS PRISONERS ON MARIE-LOUISE ISLAND The Honorable Speaker of the National Assembly of Seychelles, Hon. Patrick Georges Pillay visited Marie-Louise Island which has a Prison Division, on Monday 31st January 2017, courtesy of President Danny Antoine Rollen Faure, and Minister Mitzy Larue. The Honorable Speaker was accompanied by members ...Read More »