MEC rules out use of tippex in Lilongwe south by-election

Pollster, the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) says it would prosecute any presiding officer who will use correctional fluid, tippex in the forthcoming by-election in Lilongwe south constituency.

Mathanga: Tippex is illegal in poll materials

Commissioner Jean Mathanga said the use of tippex is illegal.

“The use of tippex is not allowed and will not be allowed in the by-election. Any presiding officer found using tippex will face the law,” she said.

She said the commission will not allow malpractices that will affect the outcome of the election.

Mathinda said there was no use of tippex in the recent local government by-election in Kasungu.

There was high use of tippex in the May 21, 2019 tripartite election, prompting the opposition UTM and Malawi Congress Party to challenge the presidential results.

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MNENERI WA MALAWI
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MNENERI WA MALAWI

good advise and during this re-run don’t use this fluid and you deserve chairperson position you know what you are doing

good morning

Mkamwini mwini
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Tippex is illegal yes means the case at court is true to re-run

Joni
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Joni

Mwadziwa liti amayi kuti Tippex is illegal……..mukuthandizira the Concourt to nullify the dubious election results kkkkkk tathokoza……

mwana mlomwe
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mwana mlomwe

what about the use of A4pepars, duplicate forms, signing of form 66 by NICE, and presiding officers signing forms of two different centres can you explain better about these areas if this is allowed or not?

Keen Observer
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Keen Observer

Ok so now it is illegal & a crime that presiding offers can be prosecuted with?????? This to me is admission of guilt.

Chilungamo Chimawawa
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Chilungamo Chimawawa

MEC bosses are extremely corrupt as well just like those of MBC and DPP!!!!!

Malawi
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Malawi

When did it become illegal? Mrs Ansah, APM and other choose to differ.

mpanda
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mpanda

Ayi koma tippex asalephere fikaninaye ndithu

Jomicons
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Jomicons

When did Use of tippex is illegal.

I thought khani yili ku khoti..

Kapena mwazigamula kale

Mbonga Matoga
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Mbonga Matoga

Jean mathanga is just trying mess around with the general public by telling us what we want to hear in her quest to become the next chair of the MEC when the current chair Jezebel Ansah resigns after the election case ruling……what a dirty stinky bitch Jean mathanga is…….