By-Elections voter registration, verification to run concurrently

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By Wezi Nyirongo Chamanza


The Malawi Electoral Commission-MEC has announced that voter registration and verification for the November 10 by-elections will run concurrently for 14 days.

In a statement, MEC reveals that the exercise will run from 14th to 27th September 2020, including Saturdays and Sundays.

The commission is expected to hold the by elections in 5 constituencies and one ward.

The by-elections, will be held in Karonga Central, Lilongwe North West, Mangochi West, Mangochi North East, Phalombe North Constituencies and Makhuwira South Ward.

MEC Chief Elections Officer Sam Alfandika informs all those who registered for the May 21, 2019 elections not to register again.

According to Alfandika, such people should just go to the centre where they registered to verify their names in the voters’ roll.

But he explains that those who registered for the Fresh Presidential Election this year need to register again.

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