On Monday, the Prime Minister, Mohammed Shiaa al-Sudani, and the Parliament Speaker, Mohammed Rekan al-Halboosi, received the Chairman and members of the Board of the Independent High Electoral Commission.
The meeting witnessed a review of the Commission’s latest preparations and procedures towards holding the governorate council elections, and an emphasis on holding them on the fixed date of next December 18, and the necessity of providing full support for this national entitlement.
The Prime Minister stated that strict directives have been confirmed to all ministries and state institutions to express support to the Commission in performing its work, in order to make the elections a success, and for their results to be the true expression of the will of our honorable people.
For his part, the Parliament Speaker indicated that the elections are a constitutional entitlement, and that the legislative authority is cooperating in its efforts with the executive authority to support the Commission in performing its work to the fullest.
During the meeting, the Chairman and members of the Commission Board demonstrated the ability of the Commission’s formations to implement the plan drawn up for the election process according to the specified timings and the established operational schedule, and for the entire electoral process to be conducted within the highest levels of transparency.
Of the Parl. Speaker
Oct 30, 2023