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Belfast Telegraph
Kenyan opposition to file petition against presidential votewant to ensure the court building is secure. Opposition leader Raila Odinga ha
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 minutes ago
want to ensure the court building is secure. Opposition leader Raila Odinga has rejected official results from Kenya's electoral commission, which said Mr Kenyatta won by a margin of roughly 1.4 million votes. Mr Odinga has claimed, without... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Kenya opposition to file petition against presidential votewant to ensure the court building is secure. Opposition leader Raila Odinga ha
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 7 minutes ago
want to ensure the court building is secure. Opposition leader Raila Odinga has rejected official results from Kenya's electoral commission, which says Kenyatta won by a margin of roughly 1.4 million votes. Odinga has claimed, without giving... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Kenya opposition to file petition against presidential votewant to ensure the court building is secure. Opposition leader Raila Odinga ha
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 9 minutes ago
want to ensure the court building is secure. Opposition leader Raila Odinga has rejected official results from Kenya's electoral commission, which says Kenyatta won by a margin of roughly 1.4 million votes. Odinga has claimed, without giving... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Kenya opposition to file petition against presidential votewant to ensure the court building is secure. Opposition leader Raila Odinga ha
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 minutes ago
want to ensure the court building is secure. Opposition leader Raila Odinga has rejected official results from Kenya's electoral commission, which says Kenyatta won by a margin of roughly 1.4 million votes. Odinga has claimed, without giving... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
No question of any wrongdoing linked to Lib Dem election spending: Vince Cabletold BBC Radio Scotland: "Like every other candidate I think it's important tha
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 13 minutes ago
told BBC Radio Scotland: "Like every other candidate I think it's important that we follow the advice and the rules of the Electoral Commission. "The rules are there for a reason and I am confident that we have followed that advice, at all... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Kenya opposition to file petition against presidential votewant to ensure the court building is secure. Opposition leader Raila Odinga ha
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 17 minutes ago
want to ensure the court building is secure. Opposition leader Raila Odinga has rejected official results from Kenya's electoral commission, which says Kenyatta won by a margin of roughly 1.4 million votes. Odinga has claimed, without giving... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Kenya opposition to file petition against presidential votewant to ensure the court building is secure. Opposition leader Raila Odinga ha
Stamford Advocate / Posted 17 minutes ago
want to ensure the court building is secure. Opposition leader Raila Odinga has rejected official results from Kenya's electoral commission, which says Kenyatta won by a margin of roughly 1.4 million votes. Odinga has claimed, without giving... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Kenya opposition to file petition against presidential votewant to ensure the court building is secure. Opposition leader Raila Odinga ha
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 23 minutes ago
want to ensure the court building is secure. Opposition leader Raila Odinga has rejected official results from Kenya's electoral commission, which says Kenyatta won by a margin of roughly 1.4 million votes. Odinga has claimed, without giving... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Kenya opposition to file petition against presidential votewant to ensure the court building is secure. Opposition leader Raila Odinga ha
Connecticut Post / Posted 24 minutes ago
want to ensure the court building is secure. Opposition leader Raila Odinga has rejected official results from Kenya's electoral commission, which says Kenyatta won by a margin of roughly 1.4 million votes. Odinga has claimed, without giving... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Kenya opposition to file petition against presidential votewant to ensure the court building is secure. Opposition leader Raila Odinga ha
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 24 minutes ago
want to ensure the court building is secure. Opposition leader Raila Odinga has rejected official results from Kenya's electoral commission, which says Kenyatta won by a margin of roughly 1.4 million votes. Odinga has claimed, without giving... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Isaac Ruto Ready to Hand Over to Governor-Elect Labososince this is what they are yearning for" he said. Speaking for the first time
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
since this is what they are yearning for" he said. Speaking for the first time since the results were announced by the electoral commission, Mr Ruto said he is willing to work with the governor-elect and that he hopes she will not sack... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Plan to Nominate Ex-Governor Ruto Faces Hurdlemandated to deal with party nominations list. Changing the list of possible no
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
mandated to deal with party nominations list. Changing the list of possible nominees to Parliament submitted to the electoral commission would be difficult because the Elections Act states: "A party list submitted shall not be amended... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Punters laughing but not listening to Turnbull governmentbeen cautious but not quite careful, or trusting, enough. But the record of the
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
been cautious but not quite careful, or trusting, enough. But the record of the others is deplorable, and suggests that the Electoral Commission should be proactive and not passive. Only carelessness could cause a problem, and carelessness by the... Read more
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The Age
Punters laughing but not listening to Turnbull governmentbeen cautious but not quite careful, or trusting, enough. But the record of the
The Age / Posted 5 hours ago
been cautious but not quite careful, or trusting, enough. But the record of the others is deplorable, and suggests that the Electoral Commission should be proactive and not passive. Only carelessness could cause a problem, and carelessness by the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pre-Primary Election Crisis As UPP's Albatross in Anambra Governorship Electionin various courts until 2012 when he willingly returned the APGA registration c
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
in various courts until 2012 when he willingly returned the APGA registration certificate to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) after he realized the futility of using the judiciary to revalidate his position. Few months... Read more
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Scotsman
Questions raised over Christine Jardine election coststold BBC Radio Scotland: “Like every other candidate I think it’s important tha
Scotsman / Posted 7 hours ago
told BBC Radio Scotland: “Like every other candidate I think it’s important that we follow the advice and the rules of the Electoral Commission. “The rules are there for a reason and I am confident that we have followed that advice, at all... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Youths Take Electoral Reforms Protests to Villagesto ward and district levels throughout the country. The youth assembly recentl
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
to ward and district levels throughout the country. The youth assembly recently organized demonstrations at Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) offices in Harare and Gweru demanding a wide range of electoral reforms. In an interview, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Politically Closed ElectionsFront (RPF) were mandatory. "Nobody could escape this order," said one voter. "
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Front (RPF) were mandatory. "Nobody could escape this order," said one voter. "It was organized through the National Electoral Commission." Another voter, also from Rutsiro, said that he was forced to vote in the presence of a National... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Govt abusing taxpayers' funds to pay for postal vote: ex-Finance bossfunds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to govern
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 9 hours ago
funds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to government in 2013, giving $101 million to the Electoral Commission last year to pay for Senate voting reform. By contrast, the Rudd/Gillard governments routinely dipped... Read more
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The Young Witness
Govt abusing taxpayers' funds to pay for postal vote: ex-Finance bossfunds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to govern
The Young Witness / Posted 9 hours ago
funds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to government in 2013, giving $101 million to the Electoral Commission last year to pay for Senate voting reform. By contrast, the Rudd/Gillard governments routinely dipped... Read more
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Western Advocate
Letters to the editorI am going through the painstaking process of reading the candidate information
Western Advocate / Posted 9 hours ago
I am going through the painstaking process of reading the candidate information sheets you have provided to the electoral commission. This may be the only information I will have about you before casting my vote, which will be below the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Govt abusing taxpayers' funds to pay for postal vote: ex-Finance bossfunds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to govern
Western Advocate / Posted 9 hours ago
funds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to government in 2013, giving $101 million to the Electoral Commission last year to pay for Senate voting reform. By contrast, the Rudd/Gillard governments routinely dipped... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Govt abusing taxpayers' funds to pay for postal vote: ex-Finance bossfunds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to govern
Kiama Independent / Posted 9 hours ago
funds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to government in 2013, giving $101 million to the Electoral Commission last year to pay for Senate voting reform. By contrast, the Rudd/Gillard governments routinely dipped... Read more
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Manning River Times
Govt abusing taxpayers' funds to pay for postal vote: ex-Finance bossfunds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to govern
Manning River Times / Posted 9 hours ago
funds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to government in 2013, giving $101 million to the Electoral Commission last year to pay for Senate voting reform. By contrast, the Rudd/Gillard governments routinely dipped... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Govt abusing taxpayers' funds to pay for postal vote: ex-Finance bossfunds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to govern
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 9 hours ago
funds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to government in 2013, giving $101 million to the Electoral Commission last year to pay for Senate voting reform. By contrast, the Rudd/Gillard governments routinely dipped... Read more
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The North West Star
Govt abusing taxpayers' funds to pay for postal vote: ex-Finance bossfunds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to govern
The North West Star / Posted 9 hours ago
funds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to government in 2013, giving $101 million to the Electoral Commission last year to pay for Senate voting reform. By contrast, the Rudd/Gillard governments routinely dipped... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Govt abusing taxpayers' funds to pay for postal vote: ex-Finance bossfunds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to govern
Daily Liberal / Posted 10 hours ago
funds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to government in 2013, giving $101 million to the Electoral Commission last year to pay for Senate voting reform. By contrast, the Rudd/Gillard governments routinely dipped... Read more
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The Border Mail
Govt abusing taxpayers' funds to pay for postal vote:Finance bossfunds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to govern
The Border Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
funds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to government in 2013, giving $101 million to the Electoral Commission last year to pay for Senate voting reform. By contrast, the Rudd/Gillard governments routinely dipped... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Govt abusing taxpayers' funds to pay for postal vote:Finance bossfunds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to govern
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 hours ago
funds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to government in 2013, giving $101 million to the Electoral Commission last year to pay for Senate voting reform. By contrast, the Rudd/Gillard governments routinely dipped... Read more
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The Courier
Govt abusing taxpayers' funds to pay for postal vote: ex-Finance bossfunds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to govern
The Courier / Posted 10 hours ago
funds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to government in 2013, giving $101 million to the Electoral Commission last year to pay for Senate voting reform. By contrast, the Rudd/Gillard governments routinely dipped... Read more
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Aljazeera
What Kenyan voters got for the $500m spent on electionsstems from a lack of trust: Kenyans don't trust elections because our elections
Aljazeera / Posted 10 hours ago
stems from a lack of trust: Kenyans don't trust elections because our elections are untrustworthy. Successive iterations of electoral commissions have delivered suspect results. In 1992, then President Daniel Toroitich arap Moi was declared winner... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Gay marriage vote an abuse of emergency fundsfunds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to govern
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
funds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to government in 2013, giving $101 million to the Electoral Commission last year to pay for Senate voting reform. By contrast, the Rudd/Gillard governments routinely dipped... Read more
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The Age
Gay marriage vote an abuse of emergency fundsfunds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to govern
The Age / Posted 10 hours ago
funds. The Coalition has used the fund just once before since coming to government in 2013, giving $101 million to the Electoral Commission last year to pay for Senate voting reform. By contrast, the Rudd/Gillard governments routinely dipped... Read more
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Aliran Online
Electoral Commission must act to clean up electoral rollto shift voters to marginal constituencies, the Coalition for Clean and Fair El
Aliran Online / Posted 10 hours ago
to shift voters to marginal constituencies, the Coalition for Clean and Fair Elections (Bersih 2.0) demands that the Electoral Commission take immediate steps to prevent manipulation and fraud in the electoral roll. Jamal reportedly told a... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Marriage on our minds | Graphicuntil August 24 to to enrol, check or update their details at www.aec.gov.au or
Daily Liberal / Posted 11 hours ago
until August 24 to to enrol, check or update their details at www.aec.gov.au or get an enrolment form at any Australian Electoral Commission office or post office. Posts on the Daily Liberal Facebook page suggest Dubbo is not divorced from the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Why I’m running for council: Meet the 98 people vying for your votesin 2017 – although given babies aren’t eligible to run for election, we suspect
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 hours ago
in 2017 – although given babies aren’t eligible to run for election, we suspect these details are incorrect. On the NSW Electoral Commission website information submitted with their nominations, some candidates have listed their qualifications... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Are Ready for 2019 General Election - INECAbuja — The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), yesterday, said i
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Abuja — The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), yesterday, said it is strategically ready for the 2019 general election. The Chairman of the commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu stated this during the swearing in of nine newly appointed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Our Critical Institutions Are the Most Corruptdemocracy, which is based on the principles of the "Rule of Law" of the "Separa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
democracy, which is based on the principles of the "Rule of Law" of the "Separation of Powers"? The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has had occasions to come out to complain to the Nigerian public that its constitutional role of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Electoral Official's Murder - Two Suspects Heldnot going to go in vain. We have refused." His sister was categorical that the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
not going to go in vain. We have refused." His sister was categorical that the killing is linked to the work he did at the electoral commission. "We as a family believe that Chris died because of his job. He died because of the work he was doing,"... Read more
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The Border Mail
‘Place bridge route back on agenda’the Mulwala Progress Association which has been a long-time supporter of the gr
The Border Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
the Mulwala Progress Association which has been a long-time supporter of the grey route further to the west. The Victorian Electoral Commission is conducting a plebiscite of Yarrawonga and district residents on their preferred bridge alignment with... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
MDC youths take reforms protests to villagesto ward and district levels throughout the country. The youth assembly recentl
New Zimbabwe / Posted 18 hours ago
to ward and district levels throughout the country. The youth assembly recently organized demonstrations at Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) offices in Harare and Gweru demanding a wide range of electoral reforms. In an interview, the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
You have seven days left to register to vote – do it nowthey’ve registered to vote so they can make their voice heard in November. In
Daily Liberal / Posted 19 hours ago
they’ve registered to vote so they can make their voice heard in November. In the last Federal Election the Australian Electoral Commission estimates that more than 800,000 people who were eligible to vote, didn’t register to vote. Below we... Read more
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express
Liberal Democrats forced to defend Jo Swinson over election spending rowwas only after almost £7,000 of costs were disregarded, according to reports.
express / Posted yesterday
was only after almost £7,000 of costs were disregarded, according to reports. The party insisted it had complied with all Electoral Commission rules. Related articles Scot Lib Dems back plans to scrap jail sentences of less than a year Theresa... Read more
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Eye Witness News
IEC: Political party funding should be regulatedIEC's code of conduct during the 2016 local government elections. Picture: Rein
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
IEC's code of conduct during the 2016 local government elections. Picture: Reinart Toerien/EWN CAPE TOWN - The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) says the private funding of political parties should be regulated and that foreign donations... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Publish Forms 34A and 34B - Polls Agency ToldTwo American election observer groups have asked the electoral commission to fi
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Two American election observer groups have asked the electoral commission to finish making public all copies of the two sets of forms used to put together the result of last week's presidential election. The National Democratic Institute (NDI) and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruling Party, Opposition Renew Rivalry in ByThe ruling Patriotic Front and the leading opposition party UPND will renew the
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The ruling Patriotic Front and the leading opposition party UPND will renew their rivalry when the Electoral Commission of Zambia calls by-elections at council and ward level in selected parts of the country. Northern, Central and Muchinga will hold... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CPE in Cabinda Accredited Political Party's RepresentativesPRS representatives received, in a symbolic ceremony, the credentials of their
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
PRS representatives received, in a symbolic ceremony, the credentials of their list delegates promoted by the Provincial Electoral Commission (CPE). António Manuel Gime, a member of CPE who chaired the event, thanked the parties commitment... Read more
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Scotsman
Jo Swinson ‘faces questions’ over general election expenseswith the Liberal Democrats “living dangerously close to spending limits”. But
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
with the Liberal Democrats “living dangerously close to spending limits”. But the Lib Dems said they had complied with all Electoral Commission rules. Ms Swinson, who is now deputy leader of the UK party, retook the seat from the SNP’s John... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
MP Swinson under fire over 'vanishing' election costssome promoted her. Various leaflets were split 50:50, 75:25, 67:33 or 33:67 in
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
some promoted her. Various leaflets were split 50:50, 75:25, 67:33 or 33:67 in respect of local and national costs. The Electoral Commission allows split spending based on an “honest assessment”, but says the “main purpose” of the material is... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
MP Swinson under fire over 'vanishing' election costssome promoted her. Various leaflets were split 50:50, 75:25, 67:33 or 33:67 in
Greenock Telegraph / Posted yesterday
some promoted her. Various leaflets were split 50:50, 75:25, 67:33 or 33:67 in respect of local and national costs. The Electoral Commission allows split spending based on an “honest assessment”, but says the “main purpose” of the material is... Read more
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