INEC Fixes Date For Anambra Governorship Election
The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has fixed November 6 2021 for the conduct of Anambra State governorship election.
The National Commissioner and Chairman Information and Voter Education Committee of INEC Chief Festus Okoye who stated this in Abuja said that the commission met and deliberated on issues including the issuance of the timetable and schedule of activities for the conduct of the governorship election.
He said that the conduct of party primaries and resolution of disputes arising from the primaries would take place between June 10 and July 1
According to him, the commission will issue the statutory Notice for Election on June 9.
Chief Okoye said that the personal particulars of the candidates for the election would be published on July 16, while parties would commence campaigns on August. 8, and the Final List of Nominated Candidates will be published on October 7.
The National Commissioner enjoined all the registered political parties to pay close attention to the timelines and schedule of activities outlined in the timetable and schedule of activities as they were constitutional and statutorily provisions.
He urged all stakeholders to support the commission’s efforts to strengthen the electoral process, including deployment of technology to deliver free, fair and credible elections.