- Created: Tuesday, 30 August 2011
Full text of the statement by the President:
As the President who has participated most in the affairs of Parliament since the Executive Presidency was established, I am in Parliament today to further demonstrate by determination that there should be closer links between Parliament and the Presidency.
Form the time I was elected President I have presented, all budgets in Parliament. I was able to obtain the continuous support of Parliament for the economic and development programmes presented in these budgets. I participated in the conclusion of the last budget debate to further widen the cooperation between Parliament and the State.