APM To Deliver A State Of The Nation Address As Parliament Opens Tommorow
Malawi President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika is expected to deliver a State of the Nation Address ,during the official opening of the Budget session of Parliament,this Friday.
This publication understands that the Business Committee of parliament has set agenda of the meeting with five bills to be deliberated which are carried over from the mid-term budget meeting and they include Constitutional Amendment Bill, Public Audit Bill, Political Parties Bill and Disposal of Assets and Public Procurement Bill.
On the same day after the official opening,Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development, Goodall Gondwe is scheduled to deliver the 2017/2018 financial plan.
As per standing orders, members of parliament will go for a cluster for a period of two weeks after the Minister Of Finance delivers the budget statement in the House.
MPs will have their meeting up to June 30, 2017.