The National Elections Commission, (NEC), has announced Wednesday, 13 January 2021, for the re-run of the Special Senatorial Elections and Constitutional Referendum elections in Grand Kru County.
A statement from the NEC says the re-run election will be conducted in three voting precincts in Electoral Districts Number One and Two.
The three precincts, according to the Commission include Beloken Town Hall with Code Number 18050, Wakpo Public School, Code Number 18024 and in the Boluwein Town Hall with Code Number 18029 in Grand Kru County.
The NEC says, the three Grand Kru precincts consist of three polling places with a total number of 960 registered voters.
A Release issued today Thursday 7 January 2021 says the Commission is in full readiness to conduct the election after procuring new election materials, including ballot papers.
A new Electoral Team of Technicians has been constituted to conduct the re-run election and referendum on 13 January 2021, in Grand Kru County, the NEC release says.
The Commission’s decision to conduct the election on Wednesday, 13 January 2021 follows a confidence building meeting with all stakeholders, including candidates and or their representatives. The NEC is encouraging all candidates and the 960 registered voters in Beloken, Wakpo and Boluwein to fully participate in the election and referendum slated for 13 January 2021.
Meanwhile, the National Elections Commission says all accredited media institutions, local and International Organizations for the 8 December 2020 Special Senatorial Elections and Constitutional Referendum will be allowed to cover the 13 January 2021 election in Grand Kru County.