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Meeting with National Election Commission Somaliland (NEC)

H.E. Eidarus Sh Adan Somaliland representative Sweden met today march 24 the Chairman of NEC Mr Jama Mohamoud Omer in Hargeisa Somaliland. At the meeting was also present Amir Adan, a politician from Swedish Conservative Party Sweden and Candidate for the forthcoming European Parliament Election. The chairman briefed about the preparations for the coming election. The main focus today is to test the Server for election registration in order to minimise dubbel registration and increase accountability. The time for presidential election is set on 31 may. So all the efforts are concentrated to make everything ready before the election date.

H.E. Eidarus Sh Adan informed the chairman about Swedish support to the coming election. There is a tremendous interest from Swedish political parties and organisations from civil society to be elections observers in may 31.

The Chairman invited Swedish observers to come to Somaliland and sees very important part of democracy.

H.E.Eidarus Adan told the Chairman that the whole world is following keenly this coming election. Therefore it is very important that NEC and Interpeace speed up their work so that the election take place as planned in may 31.It is important that political parties concentrate their effort for the preparations for the forthcoming election and it is time for the political parties to show responsibility and leadership in the crucial time.