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  • initialism Initialism of International Electrotechnical Commission.


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  • Mchunu further highlighted what he called IEC weaknesses, which included the poor training of staff and distorted dissemination of information.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • The Independent Electoral Commission would lodge a formal complaint with the South African Advertising Standards Authority following the use of the acronym IEC by a computer company in several newspaper advertisements, the commission said on Tuesday.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • PAC deputy president Motsoko Pheko in a statement said the computer company had to be aware that the acronym IEC was recognised throughout the country as having to do with elections and therefore no other institution should use it.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Unlike last year, the IEC has been active in disqualifying candidates and polling centers so far, Western officials say.

    Fraud Found Rampant in Afghan Vote

  • The commission, known as the IEC, said Wednesday that a total of 24 winning candidates — about 10% of the total seats — have been disqualified since the Sept. 18 vote because of evidence of ballot stuffing, fraud and other irregularities.

    Plot Thickens in Afghanistan Vote

  • BTW Bussard is not the only thing going on in IEC.

    The Future of Power Generation: Nuclear Fusion

  • And I think the IEC, which is the Afghan Election Committee, and the ECC, the international position, international commission are reconciling in such a way that hopefully within the next week or 10 days, they'll come out and they'll basically certify the election.

    CNN Transcript Oct 4, 2009

  • If any voters are unsure where to vote they can call the IEC on 0800 11 8000 or SMS their ID number to 32810.


  • All South Africans are urged to check their registration details online at www. or call the IEC toll free number on 0800 11 8000.


  • The leaders reaffirmed that the IEC is the sole institution in charge of the electoral process and the National Institute of

    ANC Daily News Briefing


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