Disappointment over low number of women in politics

NAURU – The Commonwealth Observer Mission monitoring Nauru’s election says the low number of women contesting the polls is disappointing. Four women vied for a seat in the 19-member Parliament but only one, Charmaine Scotty, was elected. Ms Scotty was the only woman in the last Parliament. The mission’s chairperson Anote Tong said the weekend […]

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