NAIROBI: June 25, 2014
The Indian Election Commission, in collaboration with the Government of India has offered full scholarships to 10 officers annually from IEBC to train at the Indian's International Institute of Democracy and Election Management.
Indian Election Commissioner Hari Shankar Brahma made this announcement when he met with IEBC Chairman and Commissioners at the Commission's offices in Nairobi. He was accompanied by Indian High Commissioner to Kenya, H.E Yogeshwar Varma.
Mr. Brahma said this move will enhance sharing of best practices in democracy between the two country's. IEBC Chairman Ahmed Issack Hassan expressed his gratitude adding that the Commission is in talks with the Kenyan government to expand the training scholarship.