Several elders and chiefs of Gbediah Town are warning Hilary Mento, a two-time prior contestant for the representative seat of River Cessâ€™s first electoral district to stay out of the 2017 elections.
As the 2017 general and presidential elections draw near, the National Elections Commission is seemingly challenged by lack of funding to facilitate the nation-wide voter registration process, scheduled to begin from Feb. 1 to March 2017.
The National Elections Commission has increased the number of voting centers in River Cess County to 55.
As voter registration is set to kick off on Feb. 1 for the upcoming elections, two candidates for representative of Nimbaâ€™s second electoral district are claiming that other candidates are importing citizens from Guinea to vote for them.
The National Elections Commission has launched the Civic and Voter Education Campaign for the ensuing 2017 presidential and representative elections.
Ahead of the 2017 elections, the National Elections Commission has been intensifying its outreach against citizens voting in areas other than where they reside.
As the 2017 elections draw closer, what are ways through which we can keep our leaders accountable?
National Elections Commission Chairman Jerome Korkoya has confirmed that the organization has launched an investigation into the Unity Party for constitutional violations. The infractions involve receiving political contributions from Sable Mining, as alleged in a Global Witness report.