INEC:Plateau state fixes October 10 for local govt. elections in 13 council areas
The Plateau State Independent Electoral Commission has fixed October 10 2018 for the long-awaited local government election.
Addressing newsmen in Jos the State capital, the commission’s Chairman, Fabian Ntung, said the election will hold in only thirteen local government areas of the state following security clearance by the various security outfits in the State.
According to the Plasiec Chairman, election would not hold in four local government councils of the state citing security challenges.
The four local government exempted are Jos North, Jos south Barkin Ladi and Riyom local government.
The State electoral boss assured Plateau residents that the commission is ready and will conduct the elections in a free and fair manner.