.@ Chris , thanks for the detailed outline i wouldn't have done it better!
Ann & Steve ,that was a nice observation ,just like a rejoinder the
purposes of this seemingly strict time lines and procedures is not to make
life hell for the contestants or voters but to deliver a fair uncontested
election within the available time frame ,and create a level playing ground
for all contestants,for that reason feel free to raise your concerns ,i
also want to note that by including the Q & A thing we were guided by our
I also want to observe that the issue of eligibility of voters has been
addressed ,in meetings ,by laws and the mailing list we are looking @ 4
main parameters ,WMKE projects, Physical meetups ,Discussion on the mailing
list,Edits with no prejudice to any ,if one has attended @ least two
meetups OR ,has participated in any WMKE projects,that includes & its not
limited to; Wikipedia for schools,Campus outreach programs,...., OR you
have participated in our discussions on the mailing list OR you have posted
more than a hundred edits please feel free to come and vote ! our
intention is not to lock away would be voters.
Steve lets discuss the logistic issues with Chris
& Cliff and get back to you before you head to Germany .
On Wed, Mar 21, 2012 at 6:08 AM, stephen wanjau <wanjaus...@gmail.com>wrote:
> Hello Folks,
> I hope this finds you well.
> As you all know, Alex and I shall be out of the country to attend the
> chapter's meeting in Berlin wen the elections will be held.
> To that end, I would like to advise the electoral team to furnish me and
> WMKE on anything they might need from me as the
> Interim Treasurer before the week ends so that I can leave things in order
> while I will be away.
> Nice job folks.
> On Tue, Mar 20, 2012 at 10:06 PM, Ann Njeri <njeria...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> yep, that's a true observation
>> On Tue, Mar 20, 2012 at 9:13 PM, stephen wanjau <wanjaus...@gmail.com>wrote:
>>> Hello See My concerns embedded below the Email.
>>>> The team in charge of overlooking the election process managed to meet
>>>> yesterday for the first time. The team is composed of Branton, Cliff and I,
>>>> and the meet-up was aimed at brainstorming on how the upcoming election
>>>> will be conducted and to plan for all the activities that will precede the
>>>> actual election. Generally, we aim at having a free and fair election
>>>> process that will also be educative and eventful. Hence, we call for all
>>>> members to kindly come out and support this activity in a positive manner.
>>>> The different activities that we agreed on and the dates we expect them to
>>>> be performed are stated below:
>>>> 1. *Declaration of intention.* This serves as an official
>>>> announcement by a member to contest for the position of board member of
>>>> WMKE. This can be done on our official mailing list, as most of you have
>>>> done, and the last date for this activity will be on Wednesday, 21st
>>>> 2012 by 1159hours.
>>>> 2. *Registration of contestants.* This will involve the
>>>> determination of whether an applicant is eligible to contest for the
>>>> position of a board member of WMKE as per the Chapter's Constitution or
>>>> other rules agreed upon by the members. This is fully the
>>>> responsibility of
>>>> the electoral team and the results are to be released on Saturday, 24th
>>>> March 2012 between noon and 1159hours.
>>>> "..between noon to 1159hours.." is negative one minute if my knowledge
>>> of time serves me right . Was it supposed to be noon to 2359H..or
>>> 1159hours to noon?
>>> 1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/24-hour_clock
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