The Kogi State Independent Electoral Commission (SIEC), has today announced a date for the State’s Local Government Council election.
In a statement released by the Chairman of the State Independent Electoral Commission (SIEC), Mr. Mamman Nda Eri, during a stakeholders meeting held at the State Capital, Lokoja, it was resolved that the election would take place on the 12th of December, 2020.
It would be recalled that over the past few weeks, there have been series of meetings and calls as regards the fixture of a date for the Local Government election in the State.
The SIEC Chairman in his speech further mentioned the need for a peaceful and fair election, as he called on all players and interested parties to act according to the rules, in order to promote a peaceful and credible election void of irregularities and violence.
The ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) State Secretary, Hon. Joshua Emmanuel Onoja represented the party during the briefing amongst other top officials present.