REPUBLIC OF NAMIBIA
WINDHOEK - 1 October 2001
Electoral Commission of Namibia: Invitation to fill vacancy .................................... .
ELECTORAL COMMISSION OF NAMIBIA
INVITATION TO FILL VACANCY
The Director of Elections hereby announces the vacancy of one member of the Electoral
Commission and invites written applications from the public in accordance with section
5 of the Electoral Act, 1992 (Act No. 24 of 1992). The successful candidate will be
appointed to serve for the remainder of the term of office of the current Commission,
which ends on 5 July 2005.
Members of the Electoral Commission arc collectively responsible for directing,
supervising and controlling, in a fair, impartial, transparent and professional manner, all
electoral processes in Namibia.
The member appointed to the Electoral Commission is expected to attend meetings of
the Electoral Commission at least once monthly, during the electoral off-season and
more regularly during election periods. The member is further expected to undertake
trips within Namibia as well as outside of the Namibian borders, whenever required to
do so on the business of the Commission.
The appointed member is entitled to sitting and honorarium allowances, subject to certain
conditions of service.
The member to be appointed is expected to have the following attributes: