Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu has landed in Awka, the capital of Anambra State for the gubernatorial election scheduled for Saturday, November 6.
The chairman was accompanied today, November 2, by National Commissioners, members of the Technical Team, Directors and other Directing Staff.
A statement from the Commission said that one of the conveners of the National Peace Committee, Bishop Hassan Kukah also flew into the State in the same flight with the INEC team.
The statement said that Professor Yakubu would attend the traditional and final Stakeholders’ Meeting tomorrow, November 3 in Awka.
The idea, according to the statement, is to discuss final aspects of the State Governorship Election, even as he is scheduled to attend the Peace Accord ceremony on Thursday, where all the contesting candidates of the 18 Political Parties will commit themselves to peace in writing.