Independent National Electoral Commission establishes contact with two of its staff missing after Thursday’s attack by gunmen in Ihitte Uboma in Imo State.
Written by News Room on April 16, 2022
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has established contact with two of its staff missing after Thursday’s attack by gunmen in Ihitte Uboma in Imo State.
The Commission said on Friday in a statement signed by National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Festus Okoye that it has made contact with the missing staff and they would soon rejoin their families.
In the meantime, INEC has suspended the Continuous Voter Registration Exercise (CVR) exercise in Ihitte Uboma Local Government Area of Imo State after an INEC staff was shot dead by gunmen, in a statement signed by INEC National Commissioner, Festus Okoye.