Concerned members of Jaba LGA wants clarification over Local polls election winner.
Written by News Room on September 12, 2021
Some concerned members of Jaba Local Government Area in Kaduna State have advised the Kaduna State lndependent Electoral Commission (KADSIECOM) to make haste in clarifying the winner of last Saturday’s Chairmanship election in the area.
Addressing Journalists on Thursday in Kaduna, a leading member and former interim Chairman of the Council, Honourable Halima Lanti Hyat Waziri, said though they had informed SIECOM of the anomaly, the Commission has not yet responded.
It would be recalled that the Local Government Returning Officer, Professor Kamal Bello had declared the APC Candidate, Honourable Benjamin Jock winner of the election.
However, another Returning Officer, Dr. Peter Enefolo Omale on Sunday night declared the PDP Candidate, Philip Gwada as winner of the same election.
The elections which made use of technology has been fraught with allegations of electoral malpractices.