Kuwait: Al-Ghanem drops out of race as candidates vie for votes


Issue 1154 - 09 Sep 2022 | 3 minute read

Nomination papers were filed by 376 candidates for the upcoming National Assembly (parliament) election by the time of the 7 September deadline, including 27 women. Among the candidates were over 44 members of the outgoing parliament, as well as former national speaker Ahmed Al-Saadoun.

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