HNEC head: Preparation for elections end mid June

HNEC head: Preparation for elections end mid June

May 16, 2021 - 17:52
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Written By: SafaAlharathy

The Head of the High National Elections Commission (HNEC), Emad al-Sayah, has confirmed that the commission will finish preparations for elections by June 15th.

Al-Sayah indicated in a press statement that by July, they will begin supplying voting materials and other equipment.

"The elections are likely to take place on time due to the agreement of most local and international parties on the necessity of holding the elections as scheduled." al-Sayah confirmed.

The HNEC head explained that the government support depends on passing the budget, "If the budget is approved, the government would be able to support the commission and the electoral process," Al-Sayah said, noting that several government officials have expressed their willingness to contribute to the success of the upcoming elections.