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Nigeria: what an election!
... (14-21 April) were going to be hitch-free, what they experienced was worse, even beyond ... chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof Maurice Iwu, reassured Nigerians ... not find their names in the voters' register. Thugs routinely overwhelmed unarmed policemen at ...
Kenya: the people's will should prevail; Oheneba K. K. Busia writes about the sad events in Kenya and says it's no longer about Kenyans alone but us all: African governments, opposition parties, the progressive civil society, the AU, UN, Western countries, and above all the African people.
... we are about to cross the Rubicon in electoral politics in Africa. . For Kibaki's party, a ...-sounding names had vanished from the register. Once rectified, there was no people's anger at ... categorically that the 2005 elections were free and fair, the West nevertheless went ahead and ...
The Right to Political Party Membership in Ethiopia: On the Freedom to Join and Resign
The FDRE Constitution acknowledges the right to freedom of political party membership. Similarly, the Political Parties Registration Proclamation, which regulates the details of political party membership, allows a political party member to withdraw from his/her membership at any time. The form of withdrawal, however, has become contentious. In Unity for Justice and Democracy Party -versus- Blue...
Fighting for power: Zambia's general election is expected between September and October. But campaigns are already under way even as the credibility of the electoral commission is at stake. Austin Mbewe reports from Lusaka.
...In August 2010, the Supreme Court refused to register a judgement which the late President Mwanawasa's government obtained from ... spent a lot of their time escorting each other to court but are now free and their joy is plain to see. . Under Mwanawasa, who waged a lively ...
Leo Panitch and Greg Albo (eds): Socialist Register 2017: Rethinking Revolution.
... the developing as well as the developed countries, for the passage of free trade, the liberalization of finance, the persistence of austerity, the ... of Eurocommunism, also highlights the fact that its focus on electoral objectives facilitated bureaucratization and the absorption of the party's ...
The dangerous road to democracy: with only days to go before the Afghan presidential elections are scheduled to take place, additional waves of violence are predicted as the Taliban and assorted warlords strive to scupper plans to establish a strong democracy. Peter Willems reports from Kabul.
..."Now we are able to register to vote, we will be able to decide on our fate," .... The Joint Electoral Management Body (JEMB) in Afghanistan, .... "To have real elections, people must feel free to vote as they chose. But given the power of the ...
- Church Representation and Ministers Measure 2019
Kabila steps down but not aside.
...Candidates had until August 8 to register and it was only on that very day that Kabila ..., however, the National Independent Electoral Commission (CENl) cited a separate ICC conviction ... the electoral process will be anything but free and fair. Hans Hoebeke, Senior Congo Analyst, ...
Now Obasanjo must turn economy around.
.... Although the scale of electoral interference seems to have been great, it is ... claimed the election had been "peaceful, free and fair". . INTERNATIONAL OBSERVERS NOT ... + REJECTED BALLOTS NUMBER OF VOTERS ON REGISTER Party Votes scored % of valid votes ANPP ...
Zimbabwe: 'election reflects the will of the people'.
... to express their franchise peacefully, freely and unhindered," said the leader of the mission, ...After consultations with the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) and the Registrar of Voters, the ... within the stipulated period, did not register, or had gone to wrong constituencies and polling ...
One democracy, different standards.
... in Zimbabwe did not adequately allow for a free expression of will by the electors". . The ... to be an adverse reflection on the electoral process, requiring an appropriate Commonwealth ... and local turnouts far higher than the registered electorates. Millions of naita were reported to ...
- Scottish Independence Referendum Act 2013
- The Cayman Islands Constitution Order 2009
- The Regional Assembly and Local Government Referendums Order 2004
- The Representation of the People (Scotland) (Amendment) Regulations 2006
What went on in Sudan: between 11 and 15 April, Sudan held its first democratic elections in 24 years, amidst allegations of fraud and rigging. Western election observers ridiculed the results, but the African Union said they reflected the will of the people. Granfadaa Ayitomeka was in Sudan to cover the elections and sent us this report.
... of extra time was adopted in the recent electoral contest in Africa's largest nation, Sudan, where .... Sudan has 72 registered political parties and 16.4 million registered ... Centre and the EU that the election was not "free and fair" and lacked "international standards". ...
- Supply and Appropriation (Anticipation and Adjustments) Act 2015
- Supply and Appropriation (Main Estimates) Act 2014
Lessons of the US digital campaign.
... parties and the norms and rules of the electoral environment in the United States and Britain as ... must usually, though not always, simply register as a Democrat or a Republican, in some cases on ..., should they be able to attract them, are free to rely on a small number of institutional or ...
Building a better politics.
... state--was replaced by the triumph of free market individualism. The political consensus ... unless we are very careful Individual Electoral Registration is going to speed up the decline. ... just over half of our young people are registered to vote (Electoral Commission, 2011). . Many ...
Community Right To Buy Legislation In Scotland: Selling To An Unwanted Purchaser
... opportunity to register an interest in rural land in Scotland. and to ... electoral roll from an address in that community may be ... McKenna's free online information service. To register for. ...
- The Transfer of Functions (Elections, Referendums, Third Sector and Information) Order 2016
- Supply and Appropriation (Anticipation and Adjustments) Act 2018
- Supply and Appropriation (Main Estimates) Act 2016
Make or break elections loom: at the end of this month, DR Congo will stage perhaps its most pivotal event in modern times as the whole country goes to the polls to elect a government. This will be only the second time in the country's history that its people will be able to vote. But challenges abound as Neil Ford explains.
... election that is generally regarded as free and fair and which produces a strong government ..., largely in order to allow candidates to register; and because of fighting in the east of the ... is being overseen by the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), which has also set an official ...