07 July 2021 by Chris Nyamtu
Nasarawa State Government has approved over six hundred million Naira for conduct of local government election in the state.
Chairman of the state Independent Electoral Commission, NASIEC, Mr Ayuba Wandai stated this while briefing newsmen on preparations for the forthcoming election in Lafia the Nasarawa State capital.
Mr Ayuba Wandai stated that the commission had concluded all arrangements and fixed October 6th 2021 to conduct election for the thirteen Local Governments and 147 Electoral Wards in the state.
He explained that all registered political parties were free to participate in the election and assured a level playing field for all parties.
Mr Ayuba Wandai while commending Governor Abdullahi Sule for providing the commission leverage to operate within the provisions of the law stressed the need for political parties and their supporters to desist from any form of violence for success of the exercise.