INEC accredits 44 observer groups for Edo governorship poll

By Tony Ehighiale, Benin City

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has accredited 44 observer groups for next week’s gubernatorial election in Edo State.INEC’s Public Relations Officer in the state, Mrs Prisillia Sule, confirmed this in an interview with newsmen in Benin while briefing them on preparations for the elections scheduled to hold on Saturday.

Sule said the commission accredited 37 domestic observer groups and seven foreign observer group that would participate in the poll.

The spokesperson, however, urged all the accredited groups to deliver credible and reliable information to members of the public during and after the election coverage.

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