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 NEC Begins Candidate Nomination for the Conduct of the Cape Mount By-elections August 12th, 2019

Press Release 

12 August 2019

NEC Begins Candidate Nomination for the Conduct of the Cape Mount By-elections on Tuesday

Candidate Nomination Exercise for the Senatorial By-election in Grand Cape Mount County will begin on Tuesday, August 13 to 21, 2019 at the NEC Headquarters in Monrovia.

According to the National Elections Commission (NEC), the Exercise will be conducted daily from 9:00AM to 05:00PM, Monday to Saturday.

According to a release, applicants wishing to be nominated for the By-election must appear in person during the Nomination Period.

Nominations forms for candidates representing Political Parties will be delivered to the Chairman or Secretary General of the Parties for distribution to the members. 
According to the Commission, political parties can also designate a Liaison Officer to pick up nomination forms, while Independent Aspirants are requested to personally pick up their forms.

The National Elections Commission informs the public that general Requirements for the Nomination of candidates are: that the Aspirant must be a Liberian, must be a registered voter of the county and must be a taxpayer.

The aspirant must also be 30 years of age or above, and must be domiciled within the county one year prior to the election. 
The Grand Cape Mount By-election will be on October 5, 2019. The writ of election for the conduct of the By-election was issued on Friday August 9, 2019 to the Magistrate of the County, David Armah. The By-election is to fill the senatorial seat left behind by the death of lawmaker Edward Dagoseh.

Signed: ----------------------------------------------
Henry Flomo 
Communications Director

 



»UPCOMING ELECTIONS CALENDER
DateActivity
August 13th, 2019 - August 21st 2019

CANDIDATE NOMINATION PERIOD

August 13th, 2019 - August 24th 2019

Period for Objections & Claims

August 26th, 2019 - August 31st 2019

Replacement of Lost & Damaged VR Cards

August 27th, 2019

Notification to Candidates for Acceptance or Rejection

August 30th, 2019

Last day for Candidates to appeal against Rejection

August 30th, 2019

Publication of Provisional List of Candidates

August 30th, 2019

Last Day for Decision on Objection & Claims

September 09th, 2019 - October 03rd 2019

POLITICAL CAMPAIGN PERIOD

September 14th, 2019

Final List of Candidates Published

September 14th, 2019

Official Launch of CVE/Gender Campaign for Election

September 21st, 2019 - September 24th 2019

Publication of Voting Precincts

October 05th, 2019

ELECTION DAY

October 18th, 2019

Announcement of Final Results of Election

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