Guidelines/Manuals / MIRH/ 10 October 2022
By: National Election Board of Ethiopian
This Directive is issued being cognizant of the significant role of the mass media in ensuring the fairness, balanced and credible election, and realizing the need to regulate the rights, ethical standards, and responsibilities of journalists so as to ensure the success of the electoral process.
This directive has been issued by the National Election Board of Ethiopia by the power vested to it as per article 8(1) of the Board’s Establishment Proclamation No. 1133/2019 and article 44(4), article 123 and article 126 of the Ethiopian Electoral, Political Parties Registration and Election’s Code of Conduct Proclamation No. 1162/2019.