Witness and Whistleblower Protection Bills in NA
Contributed by NAMPA.
WINDHOEK, 16 FEB (NAMPA) – The Whistleblower Protection Bill and Witness Protection Bill was tabled in the National Assembly (NA) on Thursday, highlighting the importance of witnesses during trial.
The Witness Protection Bill of 2017 will amongst others provide for the establishment of a witness protection advisory committee and a witness protection fund.
Motivating the tabling of the two new Bills, Minister of Justice Albert Kawana said witnesses play an important role in the functioning of a ...