Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.

 

Crash programme on voter education launched

12 February 2013, 16:06

Nairobi - Daily Nation reports the Independent Election and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) and other stakeholders have launched a crash programme on voter education to ensure that voters are aware of the election dynamics.

The launch by the Ministry of Justice, IEBC, Transition Authority and religious bodies comes against a backdrop of the Kenya Human Rights Commission report released on Monday that indicates over 50 per cent of Kenyans do not understand devolution, and roles of governors, senators and other elective positions under the Constitution.

Justice minister Eugene Wamalwa said it would be a difficult task for Kenyans to learn how to fill in the six ballots, saying the Ministry had prepared posters and brochures on ballot marking and how to distinguish various positions, and would be distributed to churches and mosques, where Kenyans could easily access them.

- For more visit Daily Nation

NEXT ON NEWS24 KENYAX
Share Print

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
1 comment
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Victor Tinto
Police arrest owner of exploded E...

Police have arrested the owner of the vehicle that exploded near Eastleigh killing two policemen in the process. Read more...

Submitted by
William Korir
Kalonzo slur unnecessary press fo...

CORD coalition principal Kalonzo Musyoka's 'tribal' slur was brushed off by the opposition leader but nonetheless added negative press the party did not need. Read more...

Submitted by
Victor Tinto
Showdown as KNUT cries foul over ...

The Kenya National Union of Teachers KNUT has gone to court to stop County governments from hiring teachers, complaining that it will cause conflict. Read more...

Submitted by
Millicent Kawii
Court halts Telkom Orange Kenya's...

The Industrial Court has issued a temporary injunction to stop Telkom Kenya Limited from selling 37 of its prime properties.  Read more...

Submitted by
Victor Tinto
Uhuru laughs off claims of human ...

President Uhuru Kenyatta has laughed off claims by human rights groups of violations in the ongoing war on terror. Read more...

Submitted by
Millicent Kawii
Obado confident he will avoid by-...

Migori governor Okoth Obado was handed a lifeline in his bid to save his position and hopes it will ensure he avoids the fate of a by election. Read more...