EAC, ELOG Prepare to Observe Kenya Polls

Author:
NTV Kenya
Publisher:
NTV Kenya
Publication Date:
18 February 2013
Tags:
Kenya, Governance

With just 14 days remaining before the General Election, three regional African bodies have deployed 78 observers in the country to monitor the election. The observers are drawn from all the East African countries excluding Kenya. In the meantime, a local elections observation body has announced that it will be deploying 7,000 observers to monitor the General Election. And according to the EAC Secretary General Richard Sezibera, the observers are expected to use internationally accepted standards of impartiality during the exercise.