The cost of running for political office in Rwanda

PUBLISHED: Wed, 29 Aug 2018 14:49:44 GMT

As the parliamentary elections in Rwanda draw closer, political parties and independent candidates have been hitting the campaign trail to seek for votes. The National Electoral Commission has approved over 500 to contest for the 80 seats up for grabs in the September 2nd and 3rd vote. Kenneth Agutamba, Communications Specialist spoke with CNBC Africa’s Michael Mugisha about the money aspect in these elections.…

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