A Seminar on Local Authority [Archives:2000/10/Local News]

March 6 2000

The Ashoura, mouthpiece of Popular Forces Federation organized a seminar titled “Local Authority: Reality and Ambition”, on March 2, 2000. The seminar unanimously resolved to establish free local authority.
Mr. Ali Saif Hassan, the security general of People’s Naseerite presented a paper titled “Dialectics of Local Authority and Unity”. He said that whether at the humanitarian or national level, citizens have the right to choose their rulers. This is the key to all human rights. Dr. Mohammed Ali Al-Saqqaf, said that authority reiterates its resolve to establish local authority. It also violated the article (143) of the constitution, which gives the right to choose their rulers.