The Reconciliation Government has approved the budget of early elections scheduled on next February 21, according to memorandum from the Finance Minister following agreement with the Supreme Elections and Referendum Committee (SERC). Meanwhile, the security committees in the governorates continued their meetings that are designated for carrying out early presidential elections on February 21, 2012, that is approved by the SERC.
The security plan includes securing escorts for the original and sub-committees at the general and local constituencies, during the stages prior to the voting process, as well as securing the voting, guarding the polling process, polling committees, boxes and documents, according to the timed program that is approved according to the organizing forms and instructions.
The security committee for elections in Taiz has approved the elections plan and the mechanism for distributing the security tasks on the military and security units participating in the elections. The security committee in al-Mahwait has also approved the elections security plan.
The committee has listened to a report from the security Manager, Brigadier Yahya Mohammed al-Godaimi, that includes the axes and security plan trends that are to be implemented to ensure running the elections in 167 polling centers spread over eight general polling constituencies.
The security committee in Hajjah Governorate has also approved the the security plan for early presidential elections due to be held in Yemen in February 2012. The meeting reviewed the circulars of SCER in this regard, and how to coordinate tasks and distribute them between the security and military forces to ensure security coverage at the Governorates and directorates levels.
At the meeting, the Hajjah local council’s Secretary ensured the importance of dealing with responsibly with this national and democratic process to ensure its success as required. He pointed out that the success of this step will be added to the Yemeni achievements in the right democratic practice, which has become a desired civilized behavior practiced by all people of the country. In a related issue, in Ibb governorate an expanded meeting chaired by the Governor Ahmed al-Hajri , discussed aspects of preparing for early presidential elections , where they discussed the approval of security committees and sub-committees at the governorate and directorates levels.