"Establish and strengthen independent and impartial national electoral bodies responsible for the management of elections."
DocumentAU: African Charter on Democracy, Elections and Governance, art. 17.1
- Election management bodies should be impartial and should not discriminate in the performance of their public function.
- The state should establish an independent and impartial election body.
- The composition of the election commission can vary, but the principles of independence and impartiality should be upheld.