Jul 4, 2008, 6:35 AM
African Union Commission chairperson Jean Ping has deployed an observer mission to
Following the reported pre-electoral violence in
He exhorted them to “start an inclusive political dialogue in order to ensure a peaceful and transparent electoral process to consolidate the remarkable achievements of
AU observer missions are composed of members of the Pan African Parliament, leaders of the national independent electoral commissions, members of the AU permanent representatives committee (PRC), representatives of human rights organizations and African civil society.
This mission will operate following the relevant provisions of the Durban Declaration on the Principles Governing Democratic Elections in
The African Union observer mission arrived in