Loi n° 15/ du 1eraoût portant modalités d’application des droits de la femme . des listes électorales dans les conditions prévues par la Loi électorale. PACEC: Projet d’appui au processus électoral en RDC .. o La loi n°15/ du 12 février , valant loi électorale, modifiant et. 28 juil. Conformément à l’article de la loi électorale en vigueur en , la caution était payée par liste et non par siège au montant de FC.
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Hide Footnote As in some other African countries, [fn] From South Africa to Chad, attempts at politicizing traditional chieftains by political powers are numerous.
Hide Footnote parliamentarians upped the pressure by delaying their scrutiny of the text, and then linking final debates of the bill to salary negotiations. Reversing a Dangerous Rec. After the Pretoria power-sharing agreement, he became, in Julyone of four vice presidents in the transitional government. From his cell in The Hague, Bemba kept tight control over the party but there is little doubt it would have suffered further losses in the forthcoming elections without his release.
Moreover several provinces saw demands to extend it and the opposition has denounced electoraoe.
Élections en RDC : l’opposition réclame l’invalidation des candidatures du pouvoir
Eleftorale political party, part armed group, the MLC allied itself with Uganda and occupied most of the north of the country in the subsequent civil war. In districts where no one list attains an absolute majority, proportional representation would be retained, with lists receiving seats based on their vote totals.
But shorn of its figurehead, his party haemorrhaged support, losing 42 of its 64 seats in parliament in the elections. As influential opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi and his party, the Union for Democracy and Social Progress UPDSboycotted the electoale, Bemba was the uncontested candidate of the west as Kabila dominated in the east.
How to Get U. For now, it appears highly likely that he will rejoin the political fray: Will any opposition leader stand aside to avoid a split opposition vote and, if so, which leaders?
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The ruling party expected the legislature to take only a few days to rubber stamp its changes, but instead parliamentarians spent three months over the bill, during which they amended it extensively.
Tshisekedi, who remains untested, is trying to follow the footsteps of his father, Etienne, who passed away in February Its Article modified the current system of proportional representation.
Nevertheless, the non-realization of parity between men and women and the non-presence of those living with a handicap shall not be a motive for the inadmissibility of a list. That a number of opposition leaders maintain the aura of being presidential hopefuls to strengthen their hand in intra-opposition negotiations further complicates efforts to arrive at a consensus.
International actors, particularly the African leaders whose pressure has been instrumental in moving electoral preparations forward thus far, should electoralle their push for Kabila to stand aside, for the government to allow opposition politicians to stand and for a credible vote. If the vote is any guide, Bemba could expect to gather strong support. But even if Kabila stands down and opposition candidates contest the vote, serious risks would remain, particularly given that such a vote would open up real competition.
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Chiefs can no longer undertake two consecutive mandates and cannot belong to provincial assemblies if they are already members of political parties. Numbers cited from Thierry Coosemans, Radioscopie des urnes congolaises, Paris, Ideally, of course, Kabila will step aside and permit opposition leaders to run.
The government may even be tempted to stimulate further communal tensions in the provinces to prise apart opposition candidates and make alliance building harder. His likely re-entry into Congolese leectorale will shake up the campaign ahead of elections slated for December For Rcc, or a successor he picks from his inner circle or the ruling majority, Bemba is a political threat, but his return could also present an opportunity to split the opposition vote.
Regarding the charge of witness tampering, Bemba has already served over 80 per cent of the maximum sentence of five years, eectorale that he was served an arrest warrant in November Under the de facto leadership of Senate President Kengo wa Dondo these forces thus far have failed to challenge Kabila. Hide Footnote Women currently represent only Both leaders have recently held talks with international partners and have discussed a possible electoral pact and prospects for uniting behind a single presidential candidate.
Despite his acquittal, Bemba was not immediately freed because he is still awaiting final sentence in the separate case in which he was found guilty of influencing witnesses in relation to the principal case.