President Goodluck Jonathan. (File: AFP)
Kogi - Gov. Idris Wada of
Kogi on Saturday commended President Goodluck Jonathan for keeping his promise
of ensuring the implementation of one-man, one-vote in the electioneering
process of the country.
Wada gave the commendation shortly after his accreditation
which lasted less than 10 seconds at Odu Ward 1, Unit 001, Odu-Ogboyaga.
The governor also commended the electorate for their
orderliness in the exercise
''President Jonathan has kept his promise to ensure one-man,
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"The Federal Government, under President Jonathan, has
provided what it promised.''
Wada also commended the Independent National Electoral
Commission (INEC) for restoring the confidence of the people in the electoral
''The work that INEC has done over the years is manifesting
and the people are now confident that their votes will count with the
credibility and transparency of the system.
''Once there is confidence in the system and the electoral
umpire, the people will come out to vote.
"I am very happy about the calm and focus the commission
has brought to bear on this exercise,'' the governor said.
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