Section - 1 - Founding of Political Parties.

    (1) Political parties may be founded to further purposes which are not contrary to the Constitution and the laws of the Republic.

    (2) Subject to the Constitution and this Act, every citizen of voting age has the right to form or join a political party.

    (3) A political party may, subject to the Constitution and this Act, participate in shaping the political will of the people, disseminate information on political ideas, social and economic programmes of a national character, and sponsor candidates for public elections other than elections to District Assemblies or lower local government units.