The Saaron Alliance MP Asaad Abdul-Sadah revealed on Wednesday (February 26, 2020) the reason why the Prime Minister-designate, Muhammad Tawfiq Allawi, has not sent the names of his cabinet to the House of Representatives until now, indicating that Allawi wants to preserve it from political pressure and blackmail.
Abdul-Sadah told (Baghdad Today), “The names that are leaked to the media as part of Allawi’s cabinet are not valid, because the Prime Minister-designate did not send with his government program any name to Parliament, to keep it from political pressure and blackmail.”
He added, “Allawi is exposed to political pressure and bargaining in order to maintain the quotas and pass the names of the ministers who are supported by the political blocs,” noting that “some of the names of the ministers chosen by Allawi will be announced today in the media, in order to vote on some of them in Parliament session for tomorrow. ”
The deputy said, on the other side, that “the reason for not sending the names of the candidates with the government program is because the Prime Minister-designate Muhammad Tawfiq Allawi wants to keep his ministers from political pressure.”
Earlier, Wisdom MP, Asaad Al-Murshidi, suggested on Wednesday (February 26, 2020) postponing the session of the House of Representatives scheduled for Thursday, which is dedicated to voting to grant confidence to the government of the Prime Minister-designate, Mohammed Tawfiq Allawi.
Al-Murshidi said in an interview with (Baghdad Today) that “the names of the cabinet cabinet of the government of Muhammad Tawfiq Allawi have not yet reached the parliament, and the representatives have not seen them,” noting that “the names of the ministerial cabinet should have arrived in parliament two days before a decade” Parliament session for the purpose of studying it, especially with a political crisis and disputes.
And, “There is a high probability of 90% postponing the session tomorrow, Thursday, so we cannot vote on the ministerial booth without studying the names of the candidates, and even the deputies supporting Prime Minister-designate Muhammad Tawfiq Allawi are not convinced not to send the names of the ministers until the hour, and that is why there is a possibility of postponing That session is until next week. ”