The amount of the deposit for participation in the territorial elections of January 23, 2022 is set at fifteen million (15,000,000) CFA francs for each type of election, announced Monday, August 23, the Minister of the Interior .
” Pursuant to Articles L 247 and L 282 of the Electoral Code, the amount of the deposit for participation in departmental elections on the one hand and in municipal elections on the other hand is set at fifteen million (15,000,000) CFA francs for each type of election, ” said Antoine Félix Abdoulaye Diome.
In a decree, the minister specified that “ this sum is to be paid to the Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations for each type of election and by each list regardless of the number of departments or municipalities where the list of candidates is present ”.
He added that “this bond must be posted on behalf of a legally constituted political party, a coalition of legally constituted political parties or an entity of independent persons.”
According to the minister, the director general of the CDC is responsible for the execution of this decree which will be published in the Official Journal and communicated wherever necessary.