Minister of Justice Given Lubinda says he has no powers to withdraw the Constitution Amendment Bill from Parliament. And Lubinda says it is an insult for Mazabuka UPND member of parliament Gary Nkombo to allege that he is trying to sneak bills into Parliament without following procedure. Last Friday, Nkombo said the UPND would not allow Lubinda to sneak the Electoral Processes Bill and Public Order Act Bill in parliament without following the laid down procedure But in an interview, Lubinda said only Zambians could withdraw the Constitution Amendment Bill from parliament, not him. “I have no power to withdraw it, the people of Zambia have the power through Parliament. If you read the National Dialogue Forum Act, I think…...

To continue reading this premium content, login to your account or Subscribe to our ePaper using the buttons below.
Log In Subscribe