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Parliament zeroes into unfair electoral section … reprieve in sight for public servant politicians
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Parliament zeroes into unfair electoral section … reprieve in sight for public servant politicians

Politicians working in the public service will no longer be required to resign from their jobs once they have accepted nominations as candidates for the National Assembly election. Minister of Urban and Rural Development Erastus Uutoni last Wednesday introduced an urgent amendment to the Electoral Act of 2014.  Section 77(4)(a) of the Electoral Act, read...