“The Association of Africa Election Authorities (AAEA) is meeting in Accra to share experiences of member countries on the use of biometric technology in election management. The meeting is a...
Jordan: MPs Scuffle Over Draft Election Law
“Jordan's parliament session was adjourned on Sunday after legislators scuffled during a heated debate over an election draft law. The incident occurred as tensions rise within parliament while MPs are discussing the draft election law for a final approval before the end of their ordinary session on June 25...[More than] 20...MPs vowed to resign if parliament does not overhaul the proposed law, which critics say favours candidates loyal to the regime...The Muslim Brotherhood, Jordan's largest opposition movement, as well as several leftist parties have indicated that they will boycott a parliamentary election in December if the law is approved.”
Officials in parliament traded insults and fists during a debate regarding the draft election law (Photo: Al Jazeera)
July 23, 2014
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Mbendera, head of the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC), has stated that he is ready to resign from his post, along with other election commissioners, should the people of Malawi insist he take...
July 21, 2014
“Massive irregularities were committed in the 2013 general elections ranging from vote counting processes to result documentation and dissemination, largely due to negligence of the presiding...