Politics › politics

Cameroon: Bill to extend MPs terms of office tabled at National Assembly

(c) copyright

A bill that seeks to extend the terms of office of members of the National Assembly for a period of two months with effect from the 29th of October 2019 was tabled at the National Assembly this Tuesday June 25.

The draft law was tabled during a plenary sitting chaired by House speaker the Right Hon. Cavaye Yegue Djibril.

According to reports, the bill is amongst others in accordance with an existing legal provision which states that in case of serious crisis, the President of Republic may after consultations with the President of the constitutional council and the bureau of the National assembly and the Senate request the National Assembly to decide by law to extend or abridge its term of office.

The bill was referred to the committee on constitutional laws for scrutiny, where it will be defended by the Minister Delegate at the Presidency in charge of relations with the parliament, Francois Bolvine Wakata.

 



Tips
Ekwang Published on 22.09.2022

South West Dish Ekwang, more than just a Meal

Many savour Ekwang based on its wonderful taste, but little consider its nutritional values. Probably one of the reasons out ancestors and grand and great…

More
Subscribe

Subscribe to Journal du Cameroun newsletter and receive all news stories free of charge

Diary
  • No event.
More
Back top