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Vol 44 No 9

Published 2nd May 2003


Democratic doubts

The 1 June presidential election could be as big a travesty of democracy as 1998, when the electoral commission was replaced on polling day so that phony results could be rubber-stamped, denying victory to opposition candidate Gilchrist Olympio.

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