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Grand Bassa Citizens Debate Proposed Changes to Elections Commission

Grand Bassa Citizens Debate Proposed Changes to Elections Commission

“I don’t like the way the president can appoint elections commissioners in this country, because even me if I am a president and appointed you, you will cheat because I recommended you,” said Oretha Artis, a resident of Bokay Town in Granda Bassa’a first district. “If the president appoints you, he or she will have control over you.”

Journalists Who Covered 2017 Elections Take on Elections Reform

In previous articles, The Bush Chicken has explored recommendations for improving future elections made by elections observer missions, including the Elections Coordinating Committee, which had the highest number of local observers.

Implementing Recommendations for Electoral Reform

On January 22, Liberia experienced its first handover of power from one elected leader to another in 73 years. Pres. George Weah’s inauguration followed a historic election that saw a loser in a presidential race accept the results and concede defeat to the winner for the first time in many years.

Local Media Review Their Conduct During the October 10 Election

The Press Union of Liberia has issued a warning against ethical transgressions by media institutions and practitioners during the ongoing elections season.