El-Rufai Introduces Electronic Voting Machines To Ensure Free, Fair LG Elections

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Gov Nasir Ahmad el-Rufai of Kaduna State

By; FUNMI ADERINTO, Kaduna.

Kaduna State Government has said that Electronic Voting  Machines have been introduced  for its Local Government Elections to ensure free, fair and credible  election.

The State Governor, Malam Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai said this at a stakeholders sensitization on using Electronic Voting Machines in Kaduna.

The Governor who was represented by the State Deputy Governor, Architect Barnabas Bala Bantex,  explained that the decision followed  the need for an acceptable local government election.

He disclosed that plans are underway to give local governments full autonomy to enabled them perform their statutory functions as arms of government.

He urged people of the state to support government in its effort at making Kaduna great again.

Earlier, the Chairperson of Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission (KADSIECOM), Dr Saratu Binta  Diko Audu has assured people of the state a transparent local government election using electronic voting machine.

She enjoined stakeholders in the election to cooperate and support  the commission to succeed.

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