The National Elections Commission (NEC) and the Liberian Council of Churches, (LCC) have agreed to strengthen existing partnership and collaboration between the organizations in relation to the ongoing 2020 elections.
The NEC and LCC reached the agreement today, 25 August 2020 at the close of a one-day consultation on the 2020 Special Senatorial Election (SSE) and Constitutional Referendum.
LCC President, Bishop Kortu Browne and NEC Chairperson Davidetta Browne Lansanah spoke for their respective organizations in relation to raising Public Awareness on the electoral processes.
The consultation, which was at the request of the LCC, focused update of the SSE, Growing wave of Political/Electoral violence, Constitutional Referendum, and Political Parties Code of Conduct.
LCC’s President Kortu Browne and Rev. Christopher Toe, Secretary General along with Rev. Father Charles Boyce, of the Catholic Archdiocese of Monrovia, Bishop Abraham Powell of the Evangelicals Churches of Liberia, Reverend Joel Gould of the United Methodist Church, and Samuel M. Kollie of the Full Gospel Ministries of Liberia, represented the Council.
The NEC was represented by its Chairperson Davidetta Browne Lansanah, and Co-Chairson Cllr. Tepleh Reeves, as well as Commissioners Boakai A. Dukuly, Flody O. Sayor, Barsee Leo Kpangbi, and Josephine Kou Gaye.