Resident electoral commissioners, five deploy to Edo

Ahead of Saturday’s governorship election in Edo State, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has finally deployed five Residents Electoral Commissioners to the state to complement their counterpart, Mr Johnson Alalibo.

Secretary to the Commission, Rose Oriaran -Anthony in a memo dated September 7, 2020, directed Goshe Yilwalda, Abdullahi Ibrahim and Professor Riskuwa Sheu, Resident Electoral Commissioners of Benue, Bauchi and Kano States, respectively to report in Benin, Edo State capital for the governorship election.

READ ALSO:  Dudu Heritage: Bimbo Oshin’s husband Ola Ibironke is dead

Also deployed to Edo State are Nwachukwu Orji and AbduGaniy Raji, sitting RECs in Anambra and Ogun States, respectively.

READ ALSO:  INEC Insists On Going Ahead Without NCC Approval on E-Transmission of result

The memo addressed to the affected RECs further read in part: ” The above REC is expected to report in Edo State by Thursday 10 September (eight days to the election)

“The Finance and Accounts Department has been directed to compute and pay your Transport Allowance, accommodation and other allowances, accordingly.

READ ALSO:  Jet Bomb Kills Nine in Yobe - Nigerian Air Force reacts

” RECs are entitled to their Police Orderlies, Personal Assistants and drivers.

” Please, accept the assurances of the Commission’s warm regards always and stay safe. ”

Latest Today breaking News & Top Stories on Naija News 247 247

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Back to top button