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Ghanaweb.com
Nduom backs NPP’s call for new voters registerPolitics of Saturday, 29 August 2015 Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom, National Committee C
Nduom backs NPP’s call for new voters register
Ghanaweb.com / Posted an hour ago
Politics of Saturday, 29 August 2015 Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom, National Committee Chairman of PPP Leader of the Progressive People's Party, Dr Paa Kwesi Nduom, has called on the Electoral Commission to compile a new credible voters’ register for the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Attack on Premier over Mantach affair builds as Labor calls for more scrutinyAttack on Tasmanian Premier over Mantach affair builds as Labor calls for more
Attack on Premier over Mantach affair builds as Labor calls for more scrutiny
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
Attack on Tasmanian Premier over Mantach affair builds as Labor calls for more scrutiny Tasmania's Opposition Leader Bryan Green says he will keep pressuring the Premier over the Damien Mantach row until he gets answers. Mr Green has sought further... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusionLiberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusion
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 hours ago
Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to replace Don Randall, who died in office last month. Although now a resident of Mandurah’s Dudley Park, Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the... Read more
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The Courier
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusionLiberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusion
The Courier / Posted 6 hours ago
Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to replace Don Randall, who died in office last month. Although now a resident of Mandurah’s Dudley Park, Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusionLiberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusion
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 hours ago
Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to replace Don Randall, who died in office last month. Although now a resident of Mandurah’s Dudley Park, Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the... Read more
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The Young Witness
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusionLiberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusion
The Young Witness / Posted 6 hours ago
Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to replace Don Randall, who died in office last month. Although now a resident of Mandurah’s Dudley Park, Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusionLiberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusion
Western Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to replace Don Randall, who died in office last month. Although now a resident of Mandurah’s Dudley Park, Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusionLiberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusion
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 hours ago
Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to replace Don Randall, who died in office last month. Although now a resident of Mandurah’s Dudley Park, Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the... Read more
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Manning River Times
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusionLiberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusion
Manning River Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to replace Don Randall, who died in office last month. Although now a resident of Mandurah’s Dudley Park, Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusionLiberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusion
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 6 hours ago
Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to replace Don Randall, who died in office last month. Although now a resident of Mandurah’s Dudley Park, Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the... Read more
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The North West Star
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusionLiberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusion
The North West Star / Posted 6 hours ago
Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to replace Don Randall, who died in office last month. Although now a resident of Mandurah’s Dudley Park, Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusionLiberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusion
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 hours ago
Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to replace Don Randall, who died in office last month. Although now a resident of Mandurah’s Dudley Park, Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusionLiberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to
Hastie loses own vote in enrolment confusion
The Border Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the byelection to replace Don Randall, who died in office last month. Although now a resident of Mandurah’s Dudley Park, Liberal candidate for Canning Andrew Hastie will not vote in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Political Parties Urged to Regularize StatusPolitical parties in The Gambia have been urged by the Independent Electoral Co
Political Parties Urged to Regularize Status
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Political parties in The Gambia have been urged by the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) to ensure they regularize their status to be able to contest in the forthcoming presidential election scheduled for 2016. This, according to a press... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ambode Shifts Reforms to Councils, May Sack 57 Executive SecretariesThere are strong indications that the on-going restructuring and reforms in the
Ambode Shifts Reforms to Councils, May Sack 57 Executive Secretaries
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
There are strong indications that the on-going restructuring and reforms in the Lagos State Civil Service will soon be extended to the 20 Local Governments and Local Council Development Areas, LCDAs in the state.Presently, the affairs of the councils... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Forensic Experts Find Non-Human Prints in a/Ibom Governorship Ballot PapersOne of the forensic experts who testified before the Akwa Ibom State governorsh
Forensic Experts Find Non-Human Prints in a/Ibom Governorship Ballot Papers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
One of the forensic experts who testified before the Akwa Ibom State governorship tribunal Thursday, said out of the 140,832 finger prints on ballot papers matched (scanned and analyzed) over 100,000 were non-human prints. The witness was testifying... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Municipalities Re-Determined, Wards DemarcatedPretoria — The Municipal Demarcation Board (MDB) has announced its decision to
Municipalities Re-Determined, Wards Demarcated
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Pretoria — The Municipal Demarcation Board (MDB) has announced its decision to re-determine certain ward demarcations and municipal boundaries in the country, ahead of the 2016 Local Elections. Board Chairperson Jane Thupana on Thursday announced... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Only Woman in the BoardroomNigerian women and many gender-based organisations were caught in ecstasy when
The Only Woman in the Boardroom
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Nigerian women and many gender-based organisations were caught in ecstasy when the news of Mrs. Amina Bala Zakari's appointment as the Acting Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) hit the waves. This appointment by President... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Delta Gov - Tribunal Admits Documents Presented By INEC OfficialsAsaba — Delta State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal, setting in Asaba,
Delta Gov - Tribunal Admits Documents Presented By INEC Officials
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Asaba — Delta State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal, setting in Asaba, has admitted documents presented by subpoenaed officials of the Independent Electoral Commission, INEC. The tribunal had following an application by the governorship... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Teary-Eyed Hamutenya Blames Swapo Exit On 'Lies'Overwhelmed by emotion, veteran politician Hidipo Hamutenya yesterday admitted
Teary-Eyed Hamutenya Blames Swapo Exit On 'Lies'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Overwhelmed by emotion, veteran politician Hidipo Hamutenya yesterday admitted to throwing the baby out with the bathwater by altogether quitting the Rally for Democracy and Progress (RDP) - the party he co-founded - to re-join the ruling Swapo... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Forensic Experts Find Non-Human Prints in Akwa Ibom Governorship Ballot PapersOne of the forensic experts who testified before the Akwa Ibom State governorsh
Forensic Experts Find Non-Human Prints in Akwa Ibom Governorship Ballot Papers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
One of the forensic experts who testified before the Akwa Ibom State governorship tribunal Thursday, said out of the140, 832 finger prints on ballot papers matched (scanned and analyzed) over 100,000 were non- human prints. The witness was testifying... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IEC Workshop On New Electoral Laws UnderwayThe Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) yesterday, 26 August 2015, at the Na
IEC Workshop On New Electoral Laws Underway
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) yesterday, 26 August 2015, at the National Nutrition Agency (NaNA) conference hall commenced a two day workshop to train its commissioners and staff on the newly passed Electoral Amendment Act 2015. In his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Outrage Grows Over Buhari's AppointmentsPresident Muhammadu Buhari's appointment of some of his administration's most k
Outrage Grows Over Buhari's Appointments
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari's appointment of some of his administration's most key officials Thursday set off a firestorm of condemnation, with critics characterising the nominations as overwhelmingly lopsided, lacking in gender balance and regional... Read more
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The New Age
Auditor gives qualified opinion on IEC financesFor the first time since 2001, the Auditor General (AG) has expressed a qualifi
Auditor gives qualified opinion on IEC finances
The New Age / Posted 20 hours ago
For the first time since 2001, the Auditor General (AG) has expressed a qualified opinion on the financial statements of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), the organisation said on Thursday. This was after the electoral body's financial... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
'Let’s use NPP’s technology to expunge foreign names'General News of Friday, 28 August 2015 General Secretary of the NDC, Johnson A
'Let’s use NPP’s technology to expunge foreign names'
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 20 hours ago
General News of Friday, 28 August 2015 General Secretary of the NDC, Johnson Asiedu Nketiah General Secretary of the ruling National Democratic Congress [NDC], Mr. Johnson Asiedu Nketiah, has asked the opposition New Patriotic Party [NPP] to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Clarify On Maj Mutale Group for 2016 ElectionsEven before campaigns for the 2016 elections officially begin, a spectre of vio
Clarify On Maj Mutale Group for 2016 Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Even before campaigns for the 2016 elections officially begin, a spectre of violence hangs on the horizon, thanks to the activities and pronouncements of Maj Roland Kakooza Mutale, amplified by the silence of the ruling party. Last week, Mutale... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NEC Probes Claims of Voter Double RegistrationTHE National Electoral Commission (NEC) is investigating claims made by both th
NEC Probes Claims of Voter Double Registration
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
THE National Electoral Commission (NEC) is investigating claims made by both the ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi and the opposition Chama Cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo on double registration during the Biometric Voter Registration in Kimara area in Ubungo... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Non-Citizens, Multiple 'Voters' Given Seven Days to Return CardsThe National Electoral Commission (NEC) has issued a seven-day ultimatum to non
Non-Citizens, Multiple 'Voters' Given Seven Days to Return Cards
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
The National Electoral Commission (NEC) has issued a seven-day ultimatum to non-citizens and people who registered more than once in the Permanent Voter Register (PVR) to turn up and surrender the voter cards or risk prosecution. In a related... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
INEC Tasks Parties On Credible Primaries in KogiLokoja — The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday urged p
INEC Tasks Parties On Credible Primaries in Kogi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Lokoja — The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday urged political parties in Kogi State to adhere to democratic principles in the conduct of their primary elections. INEC said the advice to the parties was in order to produce... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
TMG Launches Quick Count Project for Kogi PollsLokoja — The Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) yesterday in Lokoja launched the
TMG Launches Quick Count Project for Kogi Polls
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Lokoja — The Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) yesterday in Lokoja launched the Quick Counts (QC) project to ensure accountability and credibility in the November 21 governorship election in Kogi State. Speaking at the launch, TMG chairman, Ibrahim... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mugisha Muntu - We Are Luring Mbabazi to FDCGen Mugisha Muntu, the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) president says they ha
Mugisha Muntu - We Are Luring Mbabazi to FDC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Gen Mugisha Muntu, the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) president says they have started luring former Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi to join them ahead of the 2016 polls. Muntu disclosed this while addressing Busoga FDC party delegates on Wednesday... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Unresolved Question of Electoral Reforms, What It Means for 2016Come 2016, Uganda will go to the polls with yet again the question of an unreso
The Unresolved Question of Electoral Reforms, What It Means for 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Come 2016, Uganda will go to the polls with yet again the question of an unresolved "legal map". Whereas we may boast of having had a "road map" several years before the next election, the "legal map" for the 2016 election has again not been clearly... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Enai Picks APC Form for Bayelsa ElectionBy Muideen Olaniyi and Balarabe Alkassim As the Bayelsa State governorship ele
Enai Picks APC Form for Bayelsa Election
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
By Muideen Olaniyi and Balarabe Alkassim As the Bayelsa State governorship election draws near, one of the aspirants under the platform of the APC has picked his expression of interest and nomination forms. Mr Christopher Enai picked the forms at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Schools of Tamba []III]In a reaction to my column of August 7, 2015, Dr. Fabian Benjamin, head of the
Schools of Tamba []III]
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
In a reaction to my column of August 7, 2015, Dr. Fabian Benjamin, head of the information department of the Joint Matriculations and Admissions Board, has sought to clarify my erroneous impressions about the board's new computer-based test policy.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IEC Receives First Batch of Municipal Ward Boundaries for 2016 ElectionsBy Genevieve Quintal, News24 The Municipal Demarcation Board has handed over t
IEC Receives First Batch of Municipal Ward Boundaries for 2016 Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
By Genevieve Quintal, News24 The Municipal Demarcation Board has handed over the first batch of final municipal ward boundaries for the 2016 local government elections to the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) on Thursday. "While we have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PDP, INEC Frustrating Us At Rivers Elections TribunalBy Balarabe Alkassim & Saawua Terzungwe The All Progressives Congress (APC) ye
PDP, INEC Frustrating Us At Rivers Elections Tribunal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
By Balarabe Alkassim & Saawua Terzungwe The All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday condemned the petition written to President Muhammadu Buhari by the 16 PDP federal lawmakers from Rivers State over the state's governorship election petition... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Apology from Liberals in Tasmania over Mantach failureThe Liberal Party has moved to clear its record with the Australian Electoral C
Apology from Liberals in Tasmania over Mantach failure
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
The Liberal Party has moved to clear its record with the Australian Electoral Commission over a $48,000 debt repaid in Tasmania by former director Damien Mantach, as Labor calls for a police investigation. The Liberal Party has moved to clear its... Read more
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Manning River Times
Apology from Liberals in Tasmania over Mantach failureThe Liberal Party has moved to clear its record with the Australian Electoral C
Apology from Liberals in Tasmania over Mantach failure
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
The Liberal Party has moved to clear its record with the Australian Electoral Commission over a $48,000 debt repaid in Tasmania by former director Damien Mantach, as Labor calls for a police investigation. The Liberal Party has moved to clear its... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Apology from Liberals in Tasmania over Mantach failureThe Liberal Party has moved to clear its record with the Australian Electoral C
Apology from Liberals in Tasmania over Mantach failure
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted yesterday
The Liberal Party has moved to clear its record with the Australian Electoral Commission over a $48,000 debt repaid in Tasmania by former director Damien Mantach, as Labor calls for a police investigation. The Liberal Party has moved to clear its... Read more
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The North West Star
Apology from Liberals in Tasmania over Mantach failureThe Liberal Party has moved to clear its record with the Australian Electoral C
Apology from Liberals in Tasmania over Mantach failure
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
The Liberal Party has moved to clear its record with the Australian Electoral Commission over a $48,000 debt repaid in Tasmania by former director Damien Mantach, as Labor calls for a police investigation. The Liberal Party has moved to clear its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Time for Zimbabwe to Look Beyond 'Mugabe Must Go' HypeAs Zimbabwe's economic and political situation continues to dwindle, News24 spe
Time for Zimbabwe to Look Beyond 'Mugabe Must Go' Hype
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
As Zimbabwe's economic and political situation continues to dwindle, News24 speaks to the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party spokesperson, Obert Gutu, who says the country needs to develop policies that go beyond the "Mugabe must... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
PUP candidate draws top spot on ticket for Canning by-electionCanning by-election: PUP candidate draws top spot on ballot paper Palmer Unite
PUP candidate draws top spot on ticket for Canning by-election
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Canning by-election: PUP candidate draws top spot on ballot paper Palmer United Party candidate Vimal Sharma has drawn the much sought-after top spot on the ballot for the Canning by-election. After the declaration of 12 candidates at the... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
'Mugabe must go' hype redundant, MDCAS Zimbabwe’s economic and political situation continues to worsen, News24 spea
'Mugabe must go' hype redundant, MDC
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
AS Zimbabwe’s economic and political situation continues to worsen, News24 speaks to the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party spokesperson, Obert Gutu, who says the country needs to develop policies that go beyond the "Mugabe must... Read more
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Weekly Times
Tas Liberals update record over MantachTASMANIA'S Liberal party has cited an "administrative oversight" which prompted
Tas Liberals update record over Mantach
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
TASMANIA'S Liberal party has cited an "administrative oversight" which prompted an update of its financial records with the Australian Electoral Commission in relation to funds repaid by former boss Damien Mantach. IN a statement posted on the... Read more
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News.com.au
Tas Liberals update record over Mantachbreaking news TASMANIA'S Liberal party has cited an "administrative oversigh
Tas Liberals update record over Mantach
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
breaking news TASMANIA'S Liberal party has cited an "administrative oversight" which prompted an update of its financial records with the Australian Electoral Commission in relation to funds repaid by former... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Tas Liberals update record over MantachTasmania's Liberal party has cited an "administrative oversight" which prompted
Tas Liberals update record over Mantach
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
Tasmania's Liberal party has cited an "administrative oversight" which prompted an update of its financial records with the Australian Electoral Commission in relation to funds repaid by former boss Damien Mantach. In a statement posted on the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IEC Creates Five More ConstituenciesThe Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has created five more constituencies
IEC Creates Five More Constituencies
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has created five more constituencies, making the total number of constituencies in The Gambia fifty-three. "The IEC undertook this assignment of re-demarcation with a lot of cautious commitment," said the... Read more
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News.com.au
Canning candidates to be declaredTHE Australian Electoral Commission is due to officially declare the candidates
Canning candidates to be declared
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
THE Australian Electoral Commission is due to officially declare the candidates in the Canning federal by-election. FOLLOWING the declaration of the candidates at midday on Friday, divisional returning officer for Canning Matthew Colley will conduct... Read more
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The New Age
Municipal Demarcation Board proposes new boundaries to IECThe Municipal Demarcation Board is sticking to its guns regarding new municipal
Municipal Demarcation Board proposes new boundaries to IEC
The New Age / Posted yesterday
The Municipal Demarcation Board is sticking to its guns regarding new municipalities and ward boundaries. The board handed over the new boundaries to the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) in Pretoria. This is to allow IEC to prepare for next... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Let Amina Zakari BeEver since Amina Zakari was named by President Muhammadu Buhari as acting chair
Let Amina Zakari Be
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Ever since Amina Zakari was named by President Muhammadu Buhari as acting chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), a most vicious campaign to discredit her and make her seem unqualified in the eyes of the uninformed public... Read more
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