Backer expected to release statement on condition

Deputy Speaker and APNU MP Deborah Backer is expected to release a statement shortly addressing her condition and possibly her future role as a parliamentarian.

After falling ill, Backer has missed several sittings of the National Assembly since early December last year. APNU has said that it has not taken a decision to replace Backer as one of its Members of Parliament.

APNU leader David Granger, when  asked last Friday about Backer’s participation at the next sitting of the National Assembly, …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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