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INEC to issue certificates of return to elected Lagos State lawmakers

2015-04-28 19:27
A ballot box filled with ballot is pictured before being counted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) at a polling station in Yenagoa in Bayelsa State ~ PIUS UTOMI EKPEI

Lagos - The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lagos on Tuesday said it would issue certificates of return to elected members of the Lagos State House of Assembly on Wednesday.

Femi Akinbiyi, the Head ,Public Affairs, INEC Lagos, said the event would hold at the commission’s office in Yaba.

“We will issue certificates of return to all the 40 elected members of the House of Assembly in Lagos.

“We have put everything in place to ensure that the event is successful.

Also read: PDP accuses INEC of colluding with APC in Lagos

We want to urge supporters of elected officers to stay away from the venue as the exercise is not meant for them,’’ he said.

The commission had on April 16 presented certificates of return to the governor-elect and the deputy-governor-elect alongside elected senators and house of representatives members of the incoming 8th National Assembly from Lagos State.

-  NAN

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