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Lofa Expresses Mixed Reactions to Weah’s Reform Proposal on Tenures of Elected Officials

Lofa Expresses Mixed Reactions to Weah’s Reform Proposal on Tenures of Elected Officials

Citizens in Lofa have expressed mixed views on the recent proposal made to the legislature by President George Weah on tenures reduction for the president and lawmakers.

In Grand Cape Mount, Citizens Want Qualifications for Elected Positions Amended

Citizens in Grand Cape Mount are calling for an amendment in the legal requirements for elected government positions. The citizens said the current level of enforcement of candidates’ qualification, such as the residency clause, domicile and property value requirements does not adequately hold leaders accountable.

River Cess Citizens Want Changes in Laws to Improve Future Elections

Citizens in River Cess have called for changes in the country’s electoral laws in order to improve future elections. The citizens made the recommendations recently during two separate community media forums organized by the Liberia Media for Democratic Initiative.

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