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There is a lot of uncertanty on the fate of the LC 1 and LC 2 elections planned to take place this month (January 2017).
A question in this regard was posed to the minister in Parliament.
Click the link below to read the response as posted on Parliament Watch website.
Parliament approves voting by lining up
Parliament passed the Local Government (Amendment) Bill, 2014 providing for lining up behind candidates during elections of chairpersons for village (LC1) and parish (LC2) levels. The voting method will be a departure from what was provided for in the Local Government Act of universal adult suffrage through secret ballot.
Click the link below to read the complete story.