The Executive Director, Conscience Rights and Conflict Resolution (CHRCR), Idris Miliki Abdul, has called on INEC to live up to its constitutional responsibilities by creating a level playing field for all stakeholders in the election and live above board
Miliki equally urge the political parties, their Candidates, and their supporters to desist from making inflammatory and unguided statements that could trigger violence before, during and after the election in the state
“We charge all security personnel involved in this election to be professional and live above board and protect the interest of the nation at large.
“We however call on them to deal decisively with trouble makers, as an attack on one, is an attack on all
We call on our colleagues in the civil society organizations, development partners and professional associations and the international community that are going to be involved in the observation of this election, to abide by the code of conduct of the elections observation
Miliki equally called on the media to be professional and abide by the ethics of their profession and not to be involved in sensational and speculative reportage
He also tasked the citizens especially the eligible voters, not to sell or accept gratification as a basis for voting on Saturday 16th November 2019, as the consequence of buying and selling of votes could be monumental in the long runShare this on WhatsApp