The Central Committee for Municipal Council Elections (CCMCE) announced on Wednesday the extension of the candidacy period for the Municipal Council elections of Souq Al-Jumma by a further week, to begin on Saturday, January 1, 2021, until Thursday, January 28, 2021.

The CCMCE said in a statement that many candidates have called on the sub-committee to extend the candidacy period in order to correct any inadequacies within the candidacy files, which was scheduled to cease by Thursday.

The CCMCE stipulated that this extension was final, with no further time afforded after January 28, 2021.