Welcome to Parliament’s Live Blog
Mr A. Nyamuramba, Ms C. Mpofu and Ms T. L. Manyemba will be giving you an update of today’s event.
The invited guests have now started arriving and taking their seats in the Senate Chamber, the venue of the Launch.
The Speaker of the National Assembly Hon Adv Jacob Francis Mudenda has now arrived for the launch.
The UNDP Assistant Resident Representative and Head of Governance Unit Revai Makanje now gives her remarks on behalf of UNDP.
Hopewell Gumbo, the Programmes Coordinator at FES highlighted the importance of websites in an e-world.
Chairpersons of Portfolio and Thematic Committees witness the occasion.
Clerk of Parliament Mr K. M. Chokuda gets his corsage from a member of staff.
Revai Makanje UNDP Assistant Resident Representative and Head of Governance Unit arrives at Parliament.
The Permanent Secretary for Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs, Mrs Virginia Mabhiza arrives for the launch.
Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly Hon. M. M. Chinomona arrives at the venue.
The Speaker of the National Assembly Hon. Adv. J. F. Mudenda arrives for the launch.
The Speaker of the National Assembly Hon. Adv. J. F. Mudenda now delivering his keynote address. He highlights that the website will ensure that the people of Zimbabwe remain in touch with the legislature.
The Speaker points out that Parliament in its endeavor to remain in touch with the e-world, Parliament will acquire laptops for its Members of Parliament.
The Speaker extended his appreciation to the development partners for their unwavering support in the setting up of the website.
The Speaker hopes that the website will remain useful to all its stakeholders.
The Speaker then invited the stakeholders to view a five-minute screen cast of the website.
The screen cast highlights how one can navigate through the new look website.
The Speaker of the National Assembly Hon Adv. J. F. Mudenda has now officially launched the new look website.
The Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly Hon M. M. Chinomona now extends the vote of thanks to the invited guests.
The following picture collage shows the proceedings at the launch.
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