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The Somaliland Electoral Commission Committee has announced voting card registration exercise will start next Saturday at Awdal region, reported local media.
This development was confirmed by the spokesman of the committee Mr. Said Ali Muse who told media representatives that the exercise will start at all voter card registration centers in the region.
The last few months has seen the Somaliland Electoral commission (NEC) accelerate voter card registration activities in Togdheer region. At the same time the National Electoral Ccommission has urged members of the public to refrain from multiple registrations.
The officials of the committee revealed that communities in Togdheer region had turned up in large numbers for registration.
Somaliland Electoral Commission has send teams for the voters’ registration process in all regions and has also set a date for the registration in all other regions.
The people of Somaliland are preparing for the general elections which will be held 28th of March 2017.Candidates from three political parties Kulmiye, Ucid and Wadani will contest the elections.