8:38 am May 13, 2013 | No Comment
Political parties are sacrificing quality for quantity by nominating candidates for seats in all constituencies and not doing enough to nominate women, poll observers say. Masykurudin Hafidz, the deputy director of the People’s Voter Education Network (JPPR), said on Sunday that most parties were doing themselves no favors by trying to cover all constituencies with more »
9:38 am May 6, 2013 | No Comment
Eleven percent of 6,576 people eyeing a seat in the House of Representatives have not submitted all of the required documents and face disqualification, an election watchdog claimed. “There are so many political parties that have registered their legislative candidates without all of the necessary paperwork,” said Afifuddin, coordinator of the People’s Voter Education Network more »