Abuja - The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has barred governors, senators and House of Representatives members from monitoring Saturday’s area council elections in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
The commission said only accredited people on legitimate election duties would be allowed to monitor the elections.
The commission’s Chairman, Prof Mahmud Yakubu disclosed this on Tuesday at a stakeholders’ forum in Abuja.
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He said accreditation and voting would commence at exactly 8a.m
He appealed to all political parties and their supporters to maintain peace in the last days of their campaign and during elections and beyond.
- News 24