KADSIECOM chairperson says, body has no powers to decide results of conflicting areas.
Written by News Room on September 12, 2021
The Chairperson, Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission, KADSIECOM, Dr Saratu Binta Dikko -Audu, has said she lacks the powers to decide the outcome of elections in areas that were conflicting.
Dr Dikko-Audu who stated this today during a Press briefing at the electoral Commission’s office in Kaduna, cited Kachia and Jaba as example of areas were only the tribunal will decide their fate, adding that trying to subvert the outcome, the long arm of the law will not spare her.
Speaking on the areas where there were conflicting results, Dr Dikko-Audu said two returning officers announced two different results in Jaba local government, as one was in favour of PDP while the other in favour of APC.
The Commission’s Chairperson urged aggrieved Parties Kachia local government area, where the polls were contentious, to go to election tribunal to seek redress.