IEC registers high number of spoilt votes

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The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has to intensify efforts to educate Batswana on the correct voting process.

The 2014 general election report shows that IEC still registers high numbers of rejected ballots.

In 2009 IEC recorded 10,661, which translates to 1.92 percent while last year, rejected ballots stood at 8,167 representing 1.17 percent of the turnout compared to 2004 when it was 2.11 percent.

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