Azerbaijani CEC schedules extraordinary presidential election for April 11

  06 February 2018    Read: 7325
Azerbaijani CEC schedules extraordinary presidential election for April 11

The Central Election Commission (CEC) of Azerbaijan has made a decision to hold the extraordinary presidential election on April 11.

Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev signed an order on Feb. 5 announcing an extraordinary presidential election in Azerbaijan.

According to the order the extraordinary presidential election will be held on April 11, 2018.

The Central Election Commission of Azerbaijan has been instructed to ensure the conduct of presidential election in accordance with the country’s Electoral Code.

According to Article 179.2 of the Constitution of the Republic of Azerbaijan, starting from the day of the announcement of extraordinary presidential election by the country’s president, the Central Election Commission shall schedule election for a Wednesday within a week and hold it within 60 days.

 

APA


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