In preparation to 2016 Local Government Councils Election, the Adamawa State Independent Electoral Commission (ADSIEC ) has issued a Ninety days notice to all registered Political Parties in the state.
The Chairman of Adamawa State Independent Electoral Commission Alhaji Isa Shettima who disclosed this during a meeting with all the registered political parties in his office. He assured them that the commission will conduct a free ,fair and credible election that will be acceptable to all people of the state.
Alhaji Isa said the commission is ready to receive advise from them and accept any concrete criticism so as to move the commission forward, saying that the political parties should work hand in hand with the commission in order to achieve a positive results in conducting the 2016 election. For internal Democracy to strive, the political parties should always inform the commission when ever they are set to conduct their primaries for supervision.
During the meeting, the members of the political parties turn out in their large number and gave their own contribution, Barrister A. T .Shehu state secretary of people's Democratic Party (PDP) expressed his confident that the members of the Adamawa Independent Electoral Commission will conduct a free and fair election that will be acceptable to all, but warned the resident electoral officers (REOs) in the state to fear God and conduct credible election without bias; contributing the chairman of Kowa Party Sa'ad Adamu call on the state Independent Electoral Commission to use card reader during the forthcoming local government election in order to avoid election mal-practice. He added that the commission should borrow the card reader from the National Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) for use in the state.
BY: Yunusa Abdullahi
Information officerGovernment House Yola