ABG President Dr Chief John Momis is still leading the race for the presidential seat with a huge margin of votes received. Continue reading
A TOTAL of thirteen declarations have already been made for various constituency seats in the Bougainville House of Representatives. These include three in North Region, five in Central Region and five in South Region. Continue reading
ALL Presidential ballots from Central and South Bougainville have already been transported to the North Region counting centre in Buka.
The ballot boxes were transported under tight police escort to the counting centre at the Hutjena secondary school just after midday today. Continue reading
Today, 30 May 2015, the Acting Electoral Commissioner, Mr George Manu, released the following statement:
Following my press conference on Thursday, I am pleased to report that counting of the ballot papers has commenced in all three regions at the counting centres in Arawa, Buin and Buka. Continue reading
THE acting Bougainville Electoral Commissioner, Mr George Manu, is calling on candidates and their scrutineers not to try and disrupt the counting process.
He said if they have any queries than they should raise these through the process already set in-place to address disputes that may arise during the counting period. Continue reading
COUNTING officials in the three counting centres in Bougainville are still continuing with the reconciliation of ballots.
According to the Acting Bougainville Electoral Commissioner, Mr George Manu, the purpose of this process is to check if ballot papers were deposited into wrong ballot boxes during the polling period. Continue reading
The order of counting has been scheduled in each of the three counting centres. See below for the order in each region. Continue reading
The process of the scrutiny of ballots for the ABG General Election will commence at 1pm tomorrow.
According to the Acting Bougainville Electoral Commissioner Mr George Manu, counting will be held in three locations in the region. Continue reading
The Acting Bougainville Electoral Commissioner today announced the end of polling in all constituencies in Bougainville.
“Today I am pleased to report that polling has been completed in all 33 constituencies in Bougainville,” he said.
“On Saturday 23 May, the last polling was completed in Tasman in the Atolls constituency. Continue reading
The Acting Electoral Commissioner, Mr George Manu, invites domestic and international observers and scrutineers to observe the sorting of Special Voting Services (SVS) Declaration Envelopes commencing tomorrow, Saturday 23 May 2015.
“For the 2015 ABG General Elections the Office of the Bougainville Electoral Commissioner implemented out-of-constituency voting for Bougainvilleans Inside Bougainville.” Continue reading