Abuja - The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has given assurances that it is ready for the Kogi and Bayelsa states gubernatorial elections, reports The Nation.
Chairman of the commission, Prof. Mahmud Yakubu, gave the assurance on Wednesday at the inaugural meeting of the House of Representatives Committee on Electoral Matters and Political Affairs.
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He noted that the people’s votes would count in the two elections.
He said that a standard has been set by the immediate past chairman of INEC, Prof. Attahiru Jega, adding that more would be done under his stewardship of the electoral body.
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- News 24