Ogochukwu Okoronkwo FRCN
The Chairman National Electoral Commission Professor Mahmoud Yakubu received some fire fighting truck donated to the Commission by the Federal Fire Service where he reiterated that the commission would work towards making continuous Voters Registration easier.
The Chairman also said a comprehensive list of new polling units would be published next week.
The INEC boss said details of locations of registration centres and the procedure for the commencement of online registration would be made available after consultative meetings with stakeholders.
He expressed gratitude to the Federal Fire Service for contributing its quota as a member of the Inter-Agency Consultative Committee on Election security towards the commission’s effort to protect lives and property and government infrastructure.
In his address, the Controller General of the Federal fire service, Ibrahim Alhaji Liman represented by the assistant Controller General Samson Karebo appealed to the public to always collaborate with the service in its efforts to serve humanity.
Mr Karebo urges the citizens to not destroy its trucks or molest its staff in the line of duty.
The National Security Adviser Retired Major General Babagana Mongunu said the Federal government was committed to the protection of the lives and properties of its citizens.