Electoral processes are of utmost importance in a democracy. Democracy essentially speaks to a ‘government of the people, for the people and by the people’. The citizens are the centrepiece to democracy, they through their vote have the power to maintain and or change public leadership
 Ellis, A.2009. Electoral processes and democracy: a moving field. International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA). Available at: http://www.idea.int/elections/el_process_moving_field.cfm. (Accessed on: 21 June 2016).
 Stanford University. 2004. What is Democracy? Available at: https://web.stanford.edu/~ldiamond/iraq/WhaIsDemocracy012004.htm. (Accessed on: 6 July 2016).
click for article: Elections 12 july_final ..