Tuesday, April 16, 2024

INEC Confirms 19 Political Parties For Ondo Guber Poll


The Impartial Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC) has disclosed that about 19 political events have notified the fee of their intention to take part within the forthcoming Ondo State governorship election slated for Saturday, November 16, 2024.

INEC stated the events have duly notified the fee concerning the conduct of their primaries for the forthcoming governorship election within the state.

The INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) within the state, Mrs. Oluwatoyin Babalola, disclosed this throughout a gathering with the representatives of political events on the fee’s workplace in Akure, the state capital.


In line with the REC, the political events which have notified INEC included the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Peoples Democratic Social gathering (PDP), Accord Social gathering (AP), Motion Alliance (AA), African Motion Congress (AAC), African Democratic Congress (ADC), African Democratic Social gathering (ADP), and All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA),

Others have been the Allied Peoples Motion (APM), Motion Peoples Social gathering (APP), Boot Social gathering (BP), Labour Social gathering (LP), New Nigeria Peoples Social gathering (NNPP), Nationwide Rescue Motion (NRM), Peoples Redemption Social gathering (PRP), Social Democratic Social gathering (SDP), Youth Social gathering (YP), Younger Progressives Social gathering (YPP), and Zenith Labour Social gathering (ZLP).


The REC additional stated that the fee acquired notification from the political events for the conduct of their primaries forward of the governorship election train, billed to start from April 6 to 27.


She said that the assembly was a chance to interact with political events on the upcoming celebration primaries and it represented a vital juncture within the democratic journey within the State.

Babalola stated the function of political events in making certain the success and integrity of the method can’t be overemphasised.

She, subsequently, urged all events to stick strictly to their pointers, guidelines, and rules outlined of their constitutions in addition to all electoral legal guidelines within the conduct of their primaries subsequent month.

The REC additionally suggested events to entrench the precept of inside democracy within the conduct of their primaries to cut back rigidity, division and pre-election instances that will come up after the conduct of the primaries.


Mrs Babalola additional charged them to make sure that their primaries have been performed in a peaceable, orderly, and clear method to make sure the credibility of the outcomes.

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