INEC moves to engage political parties, others on new policy framework for Edo, Ondo Guber Elections

 
Fri May 22nd, 2020 - Edo
 

The Independent National Electoral Commission has said it would flag off robust engagements with critical stakeholders to present a new policy framework that would guide the conduct of the Edo and Ondo governorship elections.

A statement late Thursday night by INEC National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Mr Festus Okoye, said the electoral umpire met on Thursday and approved a new policy framework in relation to conducting elections in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.

He said the policy document, which would be unveiled next week Monday, would be presented to Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs), political parties, civil society groups and media from Saturday, May 30.

 
 

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source: Guardian