The Yobe State Impartial Electoral Fee,(YOSIEC), has postponed the sooner scheduled December fifth, 2020 native authorities councils election.
Mamman Mohammed, the Government Chairman of the Fee, whereas asserting the event on Thursday in Damaturu cited the resurgence of COVID-19 instances within the state as the explanations for the shift within the election date.
The Chairman mentioned the brand new date for the LGAs election is now twenty seventh of February, 2020.
“A brand new date scheduled for the elections actions is being reviewed and will probably be launched very quickly. It would present sufficient time for the primaries and different election necessities for qualification of candidates,” Mohammed mentioned.
Chairman, Yobe State Inter-party Advisory Council, (IPAC), Umar Mohammed Kukuri mentioned the council will make its place identified close to the postponement after consulting its members.