Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Togo: April 15 polls faces postponement?

As announced earlier by some newspapers this week, the International Organization of the Francophonie (OIF), on request of the Togolese government, just assist in the resolution of the lack of confidence surrounding the electoral roll to be used for the election Presidential 15 April.

 According information site, two (2) electoral experts of the International Organization of the Francophonie (OIF) are expected on Tuesday in Lome.  Objective, "eliminating buddy, delete the lists of deceased voters and identify fraudulent registrations "of the electoral roll. 

Several opposition politicians have pointed to the character "unfit" of the electoral register. This is the case for example of Alberto Olympio, who could not file nomination because did not have access to the database file. The National Electoral Commission (CENI) has always opposed him a plea of inadmissibility.

In their last press conference, members of political parties battle for political change in 2015 (CAP 2015) reported the existence of several "irregularities" in the electoral roll used in parliamentary elections in July 2013. Thousands of duplicates in only 50 centers census and voting (CRV) were reported.

How many days have two (2) experts from OIF to make the unquestionable electoral register? According to the CAP in 2015 and even Alberto Olympio, audit of the electoral roll must be made ​​in several weeks or even several months. Will it to a postponement of the 2015 presidential election? Bernadette A.


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