Kaduna State lndependent Electoral Commission, KADSIECOM announces14th August as new date for Local Government elections.
Written by News Room on June 2, 2021
Kaduna State lndependent Electoral Commission, KADSIECOM has announced Saturday, 14th August as the new date for Local Government election in the state.
The Acting Chairman of the commission, lbrahim Sambo who state this at the commission’s head office at a meeting with political parties and other critical stakeholders, said the new date was arrived at a resolution of a meeting by the commission.
Reacting to the new development, State Secretary of the main opposition PDP, Ibrahim Aliyu Wusono cautioned SIECOM not to tour the part of 2018 election where Returning Officers manipulated election results in favour of the ruling APC.
But on his part, State Acting Secretary of the ruling APC, Yahaya Baba Pate, said they welcome the new date and will support all measures taking by the election body towards ensuring credible election.
The commission assured all stakeholders that the election schedules would be sustain, the new date not withstanding, adding 11 political parties submitted candidates for the election.