Logistical Constraints Mar Voter Registration in Liberia

The Chairman of the National Elections Commission, Jerome Korkoyah, has announced that 300 additional centers were added to the number from previous elections in order to "ease the burden of people who had to travel long distances".



  • Liberia:   Defective Cameras Stall Voter Registration

    Observer, 6 February 2017

    The Chairman of the National Elections Commission, Cllr. Jerome G. Korkoyah, has expressed frustration with news that several of the cameras that are being used in the ongoing… Read more »

  • Liberia:   Constraints Baffle VR Process in Nimba

    Observer, 2 February 2017

    An acute concoction of constraints delayed the opening of the voter registration process in Nimba County yesterday, which resulted in several centers opening very late. From… Read more »

  • Liberia:   Low Turnout Reported

    Observer, 2 February 2017

    The much awaited nationwide voter registration (VR) began yesterday, but reports indicated low turnout at many stations and delays in starting the enrollment process due to the… Read more »

The headquarters of Liberia's National Elections Commission.

  • Liberia:   30 More Registration Centers Proposed

    Observer, 3 February 2017

    Amid public outcry about insufficient Voter Registration Centers across the country, the Committee on Elections and Inauguration of the House of Representatives has proposed that… Read more »

  • Liberia:   ECC to Deploy Observers At Voter Registration Centers

    LINA, 30 January 2017

    The Election Coordinating Committee (ECC) in Monrovia has trained 100 observers to be deployed at 2,080 Voter Registration centers in the 73 electoral districts across the country. Read more »