Oct 18, 2017 Last Updated 3:20 PM, Oct 16, 2017
×

Warning

JFile: :read: Unable to open file:

Malawi By-Elections: Campaigning Begins

Elections will be held on October 17 Elections will be held on October 17 Image sourced at gettyimages.com
Published in Local News
Read 971 times
Rate this item
(0 votes)

The Malawi Electoral Commission is appealing to candidates in the October 17 by-elections to abide by the Code of Conduct for Political Parties and Candidates which they are signatory to, during the campaign period.

The candidates can officially begin campaigning today, and the period is expected to end on October 15, two days before the polls.

In a statement, signed by the Deputy Chief elections Officer, Harris Potani, the MEC urges the aspirants to observe all electoral laws and regulations during the period.

The Malawi Electoral Commission has confirmed the eligibility of 19 candidates to take part in the by-elections.

Of the 19, 15 are men and four, women.

The aspirants presented their nomination papers to the commission last Friday, in preparation for the elections set to take place in three constituencies and wards in four districts of the country.

In Lilongwe, the by-elections will take place in Lilongwe Nsozi North Constituency, Lilongwe City South East Constituency and Mtsiliza Ward.

Residents of Mayani North Ward in Dedza and Ndirande Makata Ward in Blantyre will also be voting for a new councillor on the day.

The polls will also take place in Nsanje Lalanje Constituency.

147 comments

  • Comment Link stretchy car seat canopy stretchy car seat canopy Wednesday, 18 October 2017 00:21

    You have made some decent points there. I looked on the internet for more information about the issue and found most individuals will go along with your views on this site.

  • Comment Link Stretchy car seat cover Stretchy car seat cover Tuesday, 17 October 2017 20:17

    It as difficult to find well-informed people in this particular subject, however, you seem like you know what you are talking about! Thanks

  • Comment Link Implants Burton Implants Burton Tuesday, 17 October 2017 19:54

    Well I truly enjoyed studying it. This article procured by you is very effective for correct planning.

  • Comment Link Car seat canopy Car seat canopy Tuesday, 17 October 2017 16:12

    I think this is a real great post.Really thank you!

  • Comment Link dispensary dispensary Tuesday, 17 October 2017 12:06

    That is a great tip particularly to those new to the blogosphere. Short but very precise info Appreciate your sharing this one. A must read post!

Leave a comment

Make sure you enter the (*) required information where indicated.Basic HTML code is allowed.

Capital Tweets

Any data to display

Find Us on Facebook