Africa-Press – Angola. More than 2,000 members of polling stations throughout the territory of the province of Cuanza-Norte ended, yesterday, the five-day training cycle, framed in the various actions that the National Electoral Commission has been developing in the preparation of the General Elections of 24 August 2022.
During the closing of the activity that took place in the sports court of the Escola do Primeira Ciclo do Bairro Catome de Baixo, in Ndalatando, the president of the Provincial Electoral Commission of Cuanza-Norte, Gabriel Domingos, informed that a total of 70 trainers, 523 polling station, 317 polling stations and 2,092 polling station members for an estimated population of 249,917 voters are on standby.
According to the official, members of polling stations and polling stations, within the framework of General Elections, have an important role in this process and are responsible for organizing, directing and coordinating the work at the polling station, from the opening, voting and scrutiny.
According to the official, in this process, confidence was placed on the trainers in the task of transmitting the contents of the matters with precision and clarity, so that the members of the polling stations and polling stations can carry out their tasks without constraints.
Gabriel Domingos said that the attention of the trainees was reinforced during the training so that on the 24th of this month the new graduates do not encounter difficulties and disturb the ongoing electoral process, because it is at the polling station where all the actions related to the exercise take place. of voting.
He explained that at the polling station they will find members of polling stations and polling stations, list delegates, observers, voters, and all electoral agents, each performing their role. He considered the honorable task of bringing to Organs electoral bodies knowledge and mastery of the tasks related to the successful execution of the ongoing electoral process to be heavy.
For the official, the 2022 General Elections represent an event of capital importance for the Republic of Angola, as all Angolan citizens with up-to-date electoral registration and who have a voter card or Identity Card are called to exercise their right to vote. , for the choice of representatives, who are residing in national territory or abroad, provided that they are not covered by any legal impediment.