National Election Authority
“May God have mercy upon the deceased, who had been a role model in the faithful national work and a praised judicial figure”
The runoff voting in the second phase of House of Representatives polls kicked off Monday with 202 candidates vying to fill 101 seats.
Head of the National Election Authority (NEA) Counselor Lashin Ibrahim announced, that nearly five million Egyptian participated in the first stage of the House run-off elections.
The secondary polling stations started the sorting process, after voting took place inside the country on Saturday and Sunday.
“Elections constitute the main pillar in consolidating democracy, and your turnout at the ballot boxes is the most telling evidence that you love your country,” Ebrahim stated.
Egypt’s National Election Authority (NEA), called for holding a press conference, Sunday the announce the official results of the first stage of the 2020 parliamentary election.
The Nedaa Masr list candidates came second, according to the information obtained, given that the National Election Authority is the only body in charge of issuing the final result of the election.
The National Election Authority announced starting sorting ballot boxes as polling stations closed after the end of the second day of the House of Representatives elections' first stage, which was held in 14 Egyptian governorates.
More than 350 judges attended a seminar on the judicial supervision of the approaching parliamentary election, where judges were hailed as guardians of the integrity of national polls.
According to the House law and amendments, each candidate has the right to withdraw his candidacy by the war determined by the NEA, through 48 hours after the final list of candidates is announced.
A debate has been raised after a list with the names of 54 million registered voters, who did not cast their ballots in the 2020 Senate elections, was sent to prosecution to be fined L.E. 500 or less.
A list with the names of registered voters who did not cast their ballots in the 2020 Senate poll has been referred to the prosecution, and they now risk incurring a LE500 fee or less.
Egyptian Ambassador in Kuwait Tareq el Koni checked on the availability of sanitizers in the committee before its starts operation.
Egyptians abroad are due to cast their ballot in the Egyptian Senate election on Sunday via the mail.
Gatherings, meetings and electoral conferences are banned due to COVID-19.
The National Election Authority, which is in charge of supervising the electoral process in the northeastern African country, has excluded expats in Libya, Syria, Yemen, and Somalia from voting in the August Senate elections, due to unstable conditions of these states.
The conference will be held at the headquarters of the State Information Service (SIS) subordinate to the Egyptian presidency.
The results of the referendum held in a number of border governorates including New Valley, North Sinai and Aswan have been sent to the NEA.
Lasheen Ibrahim met on Saturday with delegations from three NGOs including that of Volunteers Without Borders.
Deputy Chairman of the National Election Authority (NEA) Mahmoud El Sherif said that the workflow at all polling stations of the referendum on constitutional amendments is going on regularly.