INEC To Conclude Suspended Elections In Rivers, Other States Before July 31
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Â has announced it would conclude the suspended elections in Rivers, Imo, Kogi and Kano states not later than July, 31, 2016.
This is contained in a statement issued on Tuesday in Abuja by Oluwole Osaze-Uzzi, the INEC Director, Voter Education and Publicity.
â€śINEC hereby issues this statement drawing a road-map to the resolution of the crises and violence which led to the postponement of the elections in the affected areas. The Commission has received several submissions from political parties and interest groups, and has had preliminary consultations with security agencies on the way forward.
â€śHaving considered all these, and after its own preliminary investigations, the Commission has identified the need for more structured stakeholdersâ€™ engagement by it and the security agencies, especially with key players in the affected states.
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