EC Issues 2020/21 Electoral Roadmap With Tough SOPs
The electoral commission has today launched the 2020/21 electoral roadmap with tough standard operating procedures to all political actors to follow as they go about their political activities.
Speaking to the media at the electoral commission headquarters today, the chairman of the commission Justice Simon Byabakama confirms that the released guidelines will be followed during pre-nomination, nomination, and campaign activities as a way to avert the spread of COVID 19.
Byabakama adds that COVID 19 pandemic has presented unique health and safety challenges to how usual election activities covering pre-nomination, nomination, campaigns, and polling day activities ought to be conducted.Cue.Guides.Eng&Lug.
However, he also asks state-owned media to be partial during the coming electoral time with public media reminded not to inflate charges to all candidates.
The commission also mentions that the released SOPs can be subjected to change in case there is a change in the.