1304 Deposit slips for nomination fees available now

The PNG Electoral Commission wishes to advise all intending candidates for the 2017 National Election that deposit slips to pay their nomination fees are now available nationwide for collection.

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1104 Do not confuse ballot papers with candidate posters, say Gamato

Electoral Commissioner Patilias Gamato says the people of Papua New Guinea should not be confused with the 2017 election ballot papers with candidate posters by election commentators. Candidate photographs are not placed on the ballot papers and are different from candidate posters.

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0704 Preliminary Electoral Roll for 2017 completed

The preliminary electoral roll for the 2017 National Election has been completed following the completion of data entry in all the 22 provinces last week. Electoral Commissioner Patilias Gamato said that he is quite pleased with the tremendous effort put in by temporary electoral workers in updating the roll.

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0304 China donates 133 Foton vehicles for election use

The Government of the People’s Republic of China has donated a total of 133 Chinese made Foton vehicles to Papua New Guinea and PNG Electoral Commission to assist with transportation in the 2017 National Election. Electoral Commissioner Patilias Gamato said that it was a very kind and generous donation from the people and Government of China.

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0304 Program for 2017 National Election remains, says Gamato

Electoral Commissioner Patilias Gamato has clarified that the dates for the 2017 National Election approved by the Acting Governor General Theo Zurenuo in March 2016 have never been changed and remain. Mr. Gamato said that the dates for the 2017 National Election have never been changed and he has not released any new dates.

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0304 Vice Regal to issue 111 writs for 2017 election on April 20

Electoral Commissioner Patilias Gamato has clarified the confusion surrounding the total number of writs that will be issued for the 2017 National Election, which the Governor General will sign on April 20, 2017 to signal the official commencement of the election program. He clarified that the Governor General will issue a total of 111 election writs and not 666 writs.

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