Samoa compulsory voting law in the pipeline

ELECTORAL COMMISSIONER: Faimalo Mathew Lemisio. Picture: Samoa Observer

APIA, (SAMOA OBSERVER) – Compulsory voting will eliminate vote selling and lead to the changing of mindsets among voters that candidates ‘own’ their votes. Speaking on the move by the Government to introduce amendments to electoral laws to make voting compulsory in Samoa, Electoral Commissioner Faimalo Mathew Lemisio said under the current legislation it is […]

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