Balochistan PA Takes Up its Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, January 08, 2016: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan took up all agenda items appearing on ‘Orders of the Day’ on Friday during the first sitting of its 25th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Some key observations are as follows: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Balochistan Assembly met for 2…

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Low Attendance Persists in NA

ISLAMABAD, January 8, 2016: The trend of low attendance persisted in the National Assembly during sixth sitting of 28th session on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The National Assembly met for two hours and 31 minutes. The sitting…

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KP Assembly Meets for Seven Minutes

ISLAMABAD, January 8, 2015: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly witnessed short sitting on Friday when it met for seven minutes in the presence of sixteen lawmakers. The sitting started at 1438 hours against the scheduled time of 1400 hours. JUI-F lawmaker pointed out the quorum soon after recitation at 1442 hours following which the Chair…

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New Delimitations a Must before Next General Elections

ISLAMABAD, January 7, 2016: Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) has called for new delimitations of the electoral constituencies before the next general elections as an absolute prerequisite to ensure the right of people to equal representation as well as distribution of political power among various geographical regions in proportion to their population, says FAFEN statement on Thursday.

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NA Transacts its Entire Business amidst Protests

ISLAMABAD, January 7, 2016: The National Assembly transacted its entire business amidst protests and low attendance during fifth sitting of 28th session on Wednesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The National Assembly met for two hours and 51 minutes.…

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FAFEN Observes High Incidence of Irregularities in TT Singh By-Election

ISLAMABAD, January 6, 2016: The by-election for the provincial assembly constituency – PP-89 Pir Mahal, Toba Tek Singh-VI – was held in a relatively peaceful environment amidstinsufficient availability of critical election material, widespread canvassing around polling stations and high incidence of irregularities and illegalities in voting processes, says preliminary observation report by the Free and…

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Low Attendance NA Sitting Takes Up Most of its Agenda

ISLAMABAD, January 6, 2016: The National Assembly took up most of its agenda amidst low attendance during fourth sitting of 28th session on Wednesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The National Assembly met for two hours and 49 minutes.…

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NA Leaves Two Thirds Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, January 5, 2016: The National Assembly left two thirds of its agenda unaddressed amidst low attendance during first Private Members’ Day of 28th session on Tuesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The National Assembly met for three hours…

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Low Attendance Persists in NA

ISLAMABAD, January 4, 2016: Starting 13 minutes behind the schedule, the National Assembly witnessed low attendance as only 42 legislators (12%) were present at the start and 61 (18%) at the time of adjournment during the 2nd  sitting of its ongoing 28th session on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its daily factsheet.…

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Low Attendance NA Sitting Takes Up Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, January 1, 2016: The National Assembly took entire agenda amid low attendance of lawmakers during the 1st sitting of its 28th session on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceeding The National Assembly met for…

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