The Commonwealth Observers Group covering the country’s National General Election has congratulated Solomon Islands for a free and fair
election process so far. In its interim statement, the Commonwealth observers group is satisfied, the election process in the country has been peaceful.
The group’s Chairperson and former PNG Prime Minister Sir Mekere Morauta announced this during a media conference this afternoon. Sir Morauta adds, the group commends the dedication demonstrated by the counting officials. He adds, polling officials generally displayed professionalism, integrity and ensured the voting process was well organised and that voters were able to cast their votes in an orderly manner.