Abuja- Kayode Idowu, Chief Press Secretary to the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said on Monday that the commission had opened a Citizens’ Contact Centre for easy electoral process.
A statement signed by Idowu in Abuja said that the decision was aimed at allowing the general public constant access to the commission for enquiries and exchange of information.
Idowu said the centre, operating daily would allow the public an opportunity to get real time responses to enquiries, incident-reports, complaints and queries about any aspect of the electoral process.
"In the immediate instance, the centre is available for use by the public during the Continuous Voter Registration that began in Anambra State on Aug. 19, 2013," he said.
Idowu said that the centre would in the interim, open between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. on weekdays and later offer 24-hours service.
He said that the centre could be accessed through telephone lines, Facebook, Twitter and INEC’s Website.