Thirty more candidates, for a total of 135 candidates for only 5 seats. There are a few candidates with a history of winning: Thikra Al-Rashidi in the 5th, Ahmad Lari in the 2nd. There are also some, especially in the 3rd, who won in December 2012 but lost in July 2013.
Added 17 more candidates.
So far there are 88 candidates for the elections to fill the seats vacated by the five members of the National Assembly who recently resigned (see under the Elections column to the right). The vacancies are in the 2nd, 3rd and 4th districts.
Updated the recent changes in the government. Al-Ajmi and al-Mulaifi resigned, replaced by existing members of the government.