Domingo Paredes leaves office in the CNE after draw

The President of the National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym) Domingo Paredes and his companion Roxana Silva will leave the institution after three years in office. Their names written in Ping-Pong balls were selected in the draw, as required by the Constitution....

Performing a referendum is an option to resolve border problems in Guayas

At a meeting on August 25, the President of the National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym), Domingo Paredes, and the Prefect of Guayas, Jimmy Jairala, met in Guayaquil and analyzed the possibility of performing a popular consultation as a mechanism to resolve the...

Transmission of election results was challenged by Unasur

The electoral mission of the Union of South American Nations (Unasur) delivered yesterday to the National Electoral Council (CNE, the final report of the elections held in February. The paper concluded that there were a number of difficulties in the process of transmission of...

YASunidos would not have met the deadline for appealing at the TCE

So it was stated on last Tuesday by the president of the National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym), Domingo Paredes, who said the environmental group YASunidos did not submitt an appeal to the Electoral Crime Tribunal (TCE for its Spanish acronym) within the three...

YASunidos did not complete number of signatures

A few minutes ago the president of the National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym), Domingo Paredes, announced that only 359,761 forms presented by the YASunidos group were verified and that 239,342 were rejected. With this result the environmental group fails to...

CNE and Scytl blame each other

The National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym) and Spanish company of services of automation elections Scytl, point to each other as responsible for the slowness of the election process of last February 23. Domingo Paredes, head of the CNE, announced last Wednesday...

CNE ends election automation contract

Due to transmission failures on the results of the elections of last February 23, the president of the National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym), Domingo Paredes, declared as breached, the Spanish firm Scytl, after having hired its Integral System for Electoral...

Political groups complain over “accusations” in expenses

Representatives of four political organizations described as “political persecution” the preliminary report with evidence of criminal liability that the Comptroller sent the prosecutor about the alleged irregular use of the Permanent Party Fund, provided by the...