Elections in Liberia: November 8 Presidential Run-off Election

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4 Nov 2011

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On November 8, Liberians will vote in the second round of the presidential elections. This will be the third election held in Liberia this year.

These frequently asked questions (FAQs) address the upcoming presidential run-off election, general elections that took place in October and the overall structure of Liberia’s electoral system.

The FAQ sheds light on various issues, including:

  • Who are the candidates in the run-off?
  • What is the composition of the National Election Commission since the chairman stepped down?
  • What was the outcome of the August 23 referendum and related Supreme Court case?
  • What rules govern media during the election?

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For more information on IFES’ program in Liberia, click here.