The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) has reiterated its commitment to seeing Nigerians’ votes count in the 2019 General Elections.
INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu was a guest on Human Rights Radio, 101.1 F.M, Abuja’s Brekete Show. Yakubu said INEC is not a political party and urged Nigerians to trust the commission as it is psyched up to deliver free, fair, peaceful and credible elections.
”INEC is not a political party. We are responsible for the conduct of free, fair and credible elections,” Prof. Yakubu said.
”Have trust and confidence in INEC. Our loyalty is in the people of Nigeria and we will ensure that votes and votes only count. This is my assurance to Nigerians as we approach the 2019 elections. Nothing but votes will determine who wins the 2019 elections. I assure Nigerians again that our loyalty is to the people of Nigeria,” he concluded.
Editor’s Note: Many thanks to our good Citizen
Aníwúrà Omolayò who helped monitored this in Abuja, Nigeria.