Tag archive for ‘NEC’
FEISAL UCID
By MGoth On Sunday, March 23rd, 2014
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Somaliland:We Must Urgently Address the Issue of NEC before the Next General Elections-Feisal Ali Waraabe

By Goth Mohamed Goth The Chairman of the Justice and Welfare party (UCID) Hon Feisal Ali Waraabesaid that time has come for Political organization to decide on the future of the national electoral commission NEC More...

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By MGoth On Saturday, January 26th, 2013
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Does Somaliland Election System Need to be Reformed?

The process of electing by vote of a person or persons from among candidates for a political office is one of the most important engagement in which individuals can undertake during a lifetime. The process of election More...

hamari & ballot boxes
By MGoth On Wednesday, January 9th, 2013
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Somaliland: THE NEC MUST RESIGN.

It was Wednesday 28 November when the people of Somaliland went to the polling stations country wide During the campaign period; NEC wrote a letter to the president for a couple of occasions at the campaign period More...

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By MGoth On Tuesday, December 18th, 2012
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Democracy Up Close in Somaliland: Reflections of an International Election Observer

A cloud of dirt and dust marks the wake of our 4×4 as we speed through Hargeisa’s empty streets at 4:30am. It’s early morning on election day: roads are closed to all non-official traffic. We travel More...

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By MGoth On Monday, December 10th, 2012
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Somaliland:NEC revises its decision to Review Results Instead Hands the Matter to the Courts

The Somaliland National Electoral Commission has announced that it has revised its earlier decision to review votes results in Hargeisa instead opting to hand the matter to the Hargeisa District courts, this after More...

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By MGoth On Saturday, December 8th, 2012
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Somaliland: Let the NEC Review be Apt

When the National Assemblies Parliament (both upper and lower) gave the go ahead for an electoral process minus prior registration, when the NEC and contesting parties gave into the process, and lastly, when the More...

hamari & ballot boxes
By MGoth On Saturday, December 8th, 2012
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Somaliland: NEC Announces Votes Recount in Hargeisa

The National Electoral Commission has decided reviewing the controversial Hargeisa election results which has prompted an outcry from the public. The Chairperson of NEC Mr. Esse Yusuf Mohamed (Hamari) speaking to More...

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By SomalilandPress On Monday, November 26th, 2012
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Somaliland:NEC Bans the Utilization of All Forms of Transport during Polling Day

The National Electoral Commission has issued an ultimatum banning all public and private vehicles from traveling in public roads on the 28th of November 26, 2012 for the duration of 14 hours. This was made public More...

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By SomalilandPress On Thursday, November 15th, 2012
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Somaliland:Students Demonstrate Against the Electoral Commission, Presidential Convoy held up

Students at the prestigious TIMA-CADDE University yesterday held a massive demonstration in Gebiley town against the national electoral commission. The students demonstration coincided with same time the Presidential More...

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By SomalilandPress On Saturday, November 10th, 2012
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Somaliland: Laws for or laws of?

It’s not a time to discuss the differences of past and present electioneering processes, nor their pros or their cons.   However in the name of national, peace, stability and brethrenship, it is incumbent More...

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By SomalilandPress On Thursday, November 8th, 2012
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Somaliland: NEC Urges President to Take Action against Civil Servants Engaged in Political Campaigns

The National Electoral Commission is requesting the President of Somaliland H.E. Ahmed Mohamed Mahmoud (Silanyo) to intervene and take immediate action against Government official openly engaged in the ongoing election More...

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By SomalilandPress On Saturday, November 3rd, 2012
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Somaliland: NEC Announces the Formation of Election Monitoring Body

The National Electoral Commission (NEC) has announced the appointment of a 20 man committee to monitor the upcoming electoral process. In a press statement signed by the 7 commissioners of the National Electoral More...

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By SomalilandPress On Thursday, October 25th, 2012
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Somaliland:NEC Sets 29th of October Marking the Beginning of Four Week Campaigning Period

The National Electoral Commission (NEC) has declared Monday 29 Oct as the official kickoff date for the campaign period for the local council elections and called upon all parties to observe election laws and regulations. NEC More...

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By SomalilandPress On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012
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Somaliland:N.E.C Issues Ultimatum Barring the Displaying of Symbols by Political Parties

The National Electoral Commission has today issued an ultimatum prohibiting Political organization and their various candidates contesting in the upcoming Local elections from issue their own numerical identification More...

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By SomalilandPress On Tuesday, September 11th, 2012
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Somaliland: NEC Rejects UDUB Request to Postpone 14th of September Deadline

The Somaliland National Electoral Commission has rejected a request submitted by UDUB to extend the current deadline date (14/9/2012) set for candidates from the various political parties participating in the upcoming More...

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By goth Mohamed On Tuesday, August 28th, 2012
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Somaliland: NEC Sets the 28th of November as Fixed Date for Local Elections

The Somaliland National Election Commission has announced a fixed date set for candidate’s from the various political parties participating in the upcoming local council elections to submit their papers with the More...

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By Abdiqani On Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010
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IGAD Invites Somaliland for Southern Sudan’s Referendum

Hargeisa (Somalilandpress) IGAD has invited to Somaliland as a member of International observers for the Referendum of Southern Sudan which probably will occur on 9 January 2011. The team from Somaliland that will More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Wednesday, June 30th, 2010
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UDUB Party calls for delay in election results

HARGEISA (Somalilandpress) — The ruling party of Somaliland has asked electoral officials to delay announcing results of Saturday’s presidential poll, saying there were “huge irregularities” More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Tuesday, June 29th, 2010
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SOMALILAND: NEC warns the press and political parties over predictions of election results

HARGEISA (Somalilandpress) — Somaliland National Electoral Commission (NEC) warned the contesting parties not to unilaterally announce any imaginative results that may confuse the public. During a press conference More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Monday, June 21st, 2010
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SOMALILAND: NEC office announces final voters list

HARGEISA (Somalilandpress) — The National Electoral Commission (NEC) office announced the final voters list for the June presidential elections on Sunday. In a press conference held in Hargeisa, Mr Mohammad More...