March 9 Poll: INEC Takes Delivery of Materials in Ekiti
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC in Ekiti State says it has taken delivery of the sensitive materials meant for this Saturday’s State House of Assembly poll in the state.
INEC spokesperson in Ekiti, Alhaji Taiwo Gbadegesin made this known to newsmen in Ado Ekiti.
He explained that the materials which included ballot papers and result sheets had been kept at Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, in Ado Ekiti after it was inspected by the stakeholders.
Alhaji Gbadegesin said the materials would be distributed to the electoral officers on Thursday.
Only the State House of Assembly poll will be held in Ekiti state on Saturday since Governorship election had been conducted in the state on July 14, 2018.
The governorship election will take place in 29 states excluding Edo, Osun, Ondo, Bayelsa, Anambra and Kogi while State House of Assembly elections will be conducted in all the states of the federation.