ELECTORAL EDUCATION : ELECTORAL DISQUALIFICATIONS

According to article 47 of the Electoral Code, the following category of persons cannot be entered on electoral register:

 

whoever :

  • has been convicted of a felony, even by default;
  • has been sentenced to a term of imprisonment, without suspension, of more than 3(three)months;
  • has been sentenced to a term of imprisonment, accompanied by suspension of sentence or probation, of more than 6(six) months;
  • is the subject of warrant of arrest;
  • is an un-discharged bankrupt who has been so adjudged either by a Cameroonian court or a foreign judgment enforceable in Cameroon;
  • is insane or of unsound mind,
  • shall not be entered on the electoral register.