The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the National Assembly have pledged their commitment to ensure credible elections in Bayelsa, Imo and Kogi states.
At the meeting held in Abuja on Monday, were the INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmoud Yakubu, Chairman, Senate Committee on INEC, Senator Sharafadeen Alli and his counterpart from House of Representatives, Hon Bayo Balogun.
It had been reported that the gubernatorial elections in Bayelsa, Imo and Kogi have been fixed to hold in the next few weeks.
Yakubu, while addressing members of the National Assembly who were present at the meeting, presented the commission’s plans and preparations towards hitch-free, transparent and credible elections in the three states.
He assured that the commission was ready to collaborate with the National Assembly and other relevant stakeholders toward ensuring improved electoral process in the country.