Tag: Speaker

Please answer parliamentary questions, Speaker urges ministers

Speaker Anġlu Farrugia urged ministers to ensure that they answer parliamentary questions promptly, describing them as an important tool through which Parliament can keep government in check.

Major’s challenge to Johnson’s suspension of parliament; Speaker on the warpath

In the wake of the highly controversial prorogation of Parliament for a lengthy period by British PM Boris Johnson, a Scottish court rejected an...

Will Godfrey Farrugia forfeit his seat for new PD leader?

Partit Demokratiku (PD) leader and MP Godfrey Farrugia stated that he will not cede his seat in Parliament to his successor in the party...

Egrant: “Cardona, Mizzi and Scicluna have access”

A heated argument characterised the parliamentary session on Wednesday afternoon. The reason for the quabble was the publication of the full Egrant report.Partit Nazzjonalista...

Speaker to move for periodic debate on Ombudsman’s reports

Mr Speaker confirmed to Newsbook.com.mt that he is minded to place before the House Business Committee a proposal for a periodic debate on the...