§ Mr. Stonehouse
asked the Minister of State for Commonwealth Relations what reply has been given by Her Majesty's Government to the request from Mr. Joshua Nkomo on behalf of the National Democratic Party regarding the constitutional position in Southern Rhodesia.
§ Mr. Alport
The letter of 21st July, to which I assume the hon. Member refers, has been acknowledged and the writer informed that the matters referred to are within the responsibility of the Southern Rhodesia Government.