The Impartial Nationwide Electoral Fee in Kano State says it’s going to start distribution of delicate supplies throughout the 44 native authorities areas of the state on Wednesday.
The Resident Electoral Commissioner within the state Riskuwa Arab-Shehu disclosed this to newsmen on Tuesday in Kano.
He mentioned the distribution of the non-sensitive supplies had been accomplished earlier than the postponement of the sooner scheduled presidential and nationwide meeting elections.
“Earlier than the postponement of the election, the fee in Kano State had invited the representatives of all of the political events to witness the sorting and batching of the delicate supplies.
“I want to inform you that we’ve got now obtained all of the delicate and non-sensitive supplies we require for the conduct of the elections.
“The non-sensitive supplies had been distributed to our native authorities workplaces throughout the state, whereas we’ve got sorted and batched the delicate supplies and deposited similar within the Central Financial institution of Nigeria for safekeeping,” he mentioned.
Arab-Shehu famous that the electoral physique in Kano State had already accomplished the reconfiguration of all of the good card readers in addition to transportation preparations.
He mentioned the motion of the supplies from the CBN to all of the INEC native authorities workplaces shall start between Wednesday, February 20 and Thursday, February 21.
The REC additionally defined that that they had accomplished the recruitment, coaching and posting of 41,552 ad-hoc workers previous to the postponement of the election.
“We’re not unaware of the challenges a number of the ad-hoc workers confronted at varied LGAs, however applicable steps have been taken to handle these challenges.
“All of the electoral officers have been invited for an emergency assembly with the hope to utterly resolve the challenges,” he mentioned.