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Mozambique Activist Withdraws Candidacy

Categories: Mozambique, Citizen Media, Elections, Governance, Politics

Lack of transparency and professionalism when choosing candidates, besides a tendency to determine in advance who will take the institution's positions. Those were the reasons given by the human rights activist, Benilde Nhalivilo, to give up candidacy for a seat on the National Elections Commission of Mozambique [1][pt], a body responsible for overseeing elections in the country. Information on the A Verdade [2]newspaper[pt].