There has been ambiguity surrounding his announcement.
Legal experts and electoral specialists are attempting to interpret the unspoken aspects of the speech.
Especially since the Senegalese President did not use the word “postpone” or even mention the cancellation of the election.
He merely spoke of the repeal of the decree convening the electoral body. This speech also raises other questions.
Does Macky Sall have the right to halt the electoral process? What should be done if a new date is proposed?
Listen to the explanations of electoral issues expert Babacar Fall, who was interviewed by WADR’s Sanni Moumouni Seibou.