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Nat’l Elections Commission releases key dates for By-Elections

Jonathan Grisby/Maximilian Kasseh, Jr.
National Elections Commission,Monrovia
National Elections Commission,Monrovia

MONROVIA, LIBERIA-The National Elections Commission (NEC) has released key dates for the conduct of the Montserrado County Senatorial By-Election and the possible District 15 Representative By-Election.

According to NEC Chairman, Jerome Korkoya, writ issuance will be on May 3, followed by the accreditation of party agents, media and observers’ accreditation runs from May 3 to June 25,-Election regulations and guidelines, including nomination will be carried from May 6 to the 18.

Cllr. Korkoya said:” The period for objections and claims will run from May 6 to the 22, followed by the launch of civic voter education, notification to candidates of acceptance and rejection.”

At the same time, the publication of provisional list of candidates will start on May 10 and ends May 19.

He said replacement of lost and damaged cards will commence on May 20, with last day for decision on objections and claims, candidates appeal against rejection and final list of candidates will end on June 4.

Cllr. Korkoya said campaigning period, Election Day, complaints and adjudications, provisional and final results will run from June 4 thru July 10.


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