Nigeria's President and candidate for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Goodluck Jonathan speaks with his running mate and Vice President Namadi Sambo during a rally in Kano, Northern Nigeria, on January 21, 2015 . The February 14 vote is expected t ~ AMINU ABUBAKAR
Abuja - Vice-President Namadi Sambo has said that neither the Federal Government nor the Peoples Democratic Party were afraid over the use of card readers in the upcoming elections, Punch reported.
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He instead encouraged caution regarding its deployment and to ensure that no Nigerian be denied the opportunity to vote.
Sambo was speaking during a meeting with various heads of Muslim communities of the South-West, Edo and Delta states who endorsed the reelection of President Jonathan.
He also highlighted the need for the elections to be credible, free and fair.
“The ultimate thing is to ensure there is a proper and fair election in terms of authenticating registered voters,” he said.
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