Rerun: INEC Pledges Credible Elections In All Polling Units
Rerun: INEC Pledges Credible Elections In All Polling Units

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has vowed the conduct credible elections in all the polling units where the Court ordered that re-run elections would take place on Saturday.

INEC National Commissioner and Chairman, Voter Education and Information Committee, Festus Okoye, who gave the assurance in Abuja said the elections would hold as planned in all affected areas.

The Commission is conducting court-ordered re-run elections in twenty-eight constituencies in eleven States of the federation.

Okoye added that INEC had engaged the political parties and the candidates on acceptable electoral behaviour, while security agencies have committed to professional security deployment and protection of voters and election officials.

He also urged all stakeholders in the elections in affected areas to play by the rules and shun violence.