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#GENERAL NEWS:Can INEC fix ‘logistics issues’ in six days? —Gov Dickson

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Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa nation has cast doubts across the preparation of the independent country wide Electoral commission (INEC) to conduct the presidential and countrywide meeting elections on Saturday as rescheduled.
He said the six-day duration between the preliminary date and the rescheduled date would by no means be sufficient for the electoral commission to take care of the logistics troubles that forced the postponement of the ballot .Dickson made this notice while talking to journalists at the authorities residence in Yenagoa on Monday.He blamed stakeholders for the lop-sidedness that has characterised the 2019 election.
According to him, getting rid of the INEC boss as calls from some quarters demanded, might similarly plunge the united states into constitutional crises with the Judiciary having too much to bite already.
“This postponement belittled our us of a. It doesn’t show us as a critical usa. Except all stakeholders drop the addiction of call-calling and claiming to be proper, we are shifting close to a prime constitutional crisis.”
“If some thing need to cross incorrect, we are able to have a full-blown crisis; crisis of succession at a time the very best court docket is likewise present process disaster. We should no longer name for the elimination of the INEC chairman. If INEC is in crisis and the preferrred courtroom is in disaster, I don’t realize wherein we are headed.
To make sure the kingdom does now not experience a country wide embarrassment as witnessed last week, he advised President Muhammadu Buhari summon stakeholders, consisting of countrywide Council of kingdom to evaluate INEC’s arrangements.
“I call on President Muhammadu Buhari because the chief of the united states to convene an emergency assembly of the countrywide Council of kingdom to permit service chiefs and INEC quick stakeholders on their arrangements.
“The meeting have to involve the political party chairmen with the presidential candidates to have a look at the developing situation which may additionally plunge our united states of america into crisis. I believe that if we all sit down down and understand the instances, we ought to agree on a new date.
“I disagree with INEC’s unilateral assertion of Saturday as a brand new date. I do no longer agree with that each one the challenges that INEC has can be resolved within six days. A greater practical approach is needed. Our kingdom can't find the money for another postponement.”

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