Election Advisory Committee selected

Inside a previous press conference by the Elections Commission - Sun file photo: Mohamed Afrah

The Advisory Committee for the upcoming Presidential Elections Commission has been selected and the first meeting of the committee has been set for tomorrow. 

Member of the Elections Commission, Ahmed Akram, told Sun Media that there are 18 members on the Advisory Committee which includes members from the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC), Prosecutor General's Office, Attorney General's Office and a representative from every political party in the country. 

The first meeting of the committee is set for 11 a.m. tomorrow. 

While the Elections Commission is managing a number of aspects of the Presidential Election, the Commission said that applications to run in the election will be opening in September.