Deadline to register to vote in May primary is Monday, April 16

Deadline to register to vote in May primary is Monday, April 16

"This time I need to vote for someone who works without taking bribes", Hussein told AFP.

"I am sure once public awareness increases through the media and advertisements, then the registration process will get busier", Samin said.

The vote, now scheduled for October 20, was initially set for 2015 but was repeatedly delayed due to security fears and logistical hurdles.

If held, candidates will contest the 249 seats in the National Assembly for five-year terms.

Pennsylvania's primary election will be held Tuesday, May 15th.

If you are not a USA citizen, a resident of Pennsylvania at least 30 days before the primary and at least 18 years old as of election day, you can not register to vote.

WEATHER WARNING: Status Yellow Weather Warning in place for tomorrow
And tonight there will be heavy showers or longer spells of rain most affecting west Munster, Connacht and Ulster. A status yellow warning has just been issued for eight countries across Ireland and we're not even surprised. .

Nearly half a million people have been advised to "Check the Register" ahead of the May deadline for the upcoming referendum.

Anyone not registered by the 8 May deadline will not be able to vote in the referendum.

As part of electoral reforms after the fraud-marred presidential election in 2014, voters must register again and will receive new voting identification cards.

But the Taliban, which is expected to launch its traditional spring offensive in the coming weeks, has not responded to Ghani's proposal.

"The power goes to the person chosen (in advance) by the White House and the Pentagon".

Observers have also questioned the timing of the October election, which will be within months of the presidential poll, warning that it could dampen turnout and add to political instability.

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