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Press Release:
Trustee Elections Opening Soon

Dear Tanzania Diaspora Member: 

The Diaspora Council of Tanzanians in America (DICOTA), pleased to announce that election platform will be opening soon, Saturday October 27 (12:01 AM to Sunday October 28 11:59 PM- Eastern Standard Time-USA.  Preview here the slate of candidates who have accepted their nominations and responded to the call to serve. Please vet these candidates as you prepare to cast your vote.

All current and active members should have received an email with your Voter PIN. To vote, please click the link below. Please check your inbox for an email with your PIN.  (also check spam).



Please note that to be eligible to vote on October 27 and 28, 2018, membership dues must be paid in full by October 26, 2018. Voting ballots will not be issued to inactive members as of October 26, 2018. To pay your dues please visit DICOTA or email to verify your membership status and eligibiliy to vote.

This is a dynamic time for the Tanzania diaspora and specifically those based in the United States. The future of DICOTA is in the hands of its elected officials. It is important therefore you exercise your opinion at this time. 

Please do not hesitate to ask any questions regarding qualifications and/ or nomination procedures to the 2018 DICOTA Elections Returning Officers,

Key Date(s) Activity
October 5, 2018 Nominations Deadline
October 12, 2018 Final Candidates Announced
October 26, 2018 Voter Registration Deadline
October 12-26, 2018 Campaigning Period 
October 27 and 28, 2018 Election Days (Electronic Voting Only)
October 30, 2018 Declaration of Election Results

Thank you so much for your participation!
Ndaga Mwakabuta & Alfred U. Nkunga 
2018 DICOTA Elections Returning Officers

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