As the party nominations take place nationwide, preliminary reports point towards massive logistic problems, with some names not appearing in the lists, mixup of ballot papers to wrong centers, and a whole host of other omissions and errors.
This is hardly surprising and also serves as a great reminder to this current crop of politicians that we need to move from this perennial ad-hoc, last minute method of conducting business, to an ordered, time conscious and well planned and structured method of conducting business.
Many had forewarned that this eleventh hour exercise, was bound to experience massive technical and logistic hitches. Its pointless at this time to state “I told you so”. The fallouts that were being avoided are still taking place and will continue to take place. So nothing has really been saved.
Regrettably the thugs and hooligans always get their way and thrive on chaos.
Twitter is currently abuzz with numerous defections by key personalities from their preferred party choices to alternatives, although at the moment the media is only reporting the fallouts in CORD affiliated parties.
Lets keep each other posted as events unfold.
So far, this exercise is living to the mediocrity anticipated.
So far the twitter reports from the two main parties are almost identical
The URP twitter buzz is a little confusing. There appears to be a growing silent revolt in RV against URP. Its probably due to the relationship with TNA but we will soon find out.
party nominations – provisional results