INEC Approves Resumption Of Campaigns
By Wisdom Peter,
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has given approval for Campaigns to continue till Thursday mid-night ahead of the Presidential and National Assembly elections which was postponed to Saturday, 23 February.
INEC in the early hours of Saturday 19 February through it’s Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu suspended the Presidential and National Assembly elections which was to effect same day, due to some claimed lately discovered errors, and rescheduled the date for Saturday 23 February, while States were shifted to March 9.
After consulting Political Parties according to INEC in it’s press release, it has decided to call on continuation of campaigns by parties and to end by Thursday 21st mid-night, NTA reports.