INEC Set To Publish Final List Of Presidential Candidates, Other Offices.

Independent National Electoral Commission said it will publish the final lists of presidential and national assembly candidates on 20th of this month.
Speaking at a meeting organized by the Centre for Democracy and Development in Abuja, INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, said the final list for governorship and state assembly candidates is expected to be published on the 40th of next month.
Professor Yakubu, while appealing to political parties and their candidates to focus on issue-based campaign, said the Commission has set 28 of this month for the commencement of campaigns.
The INEC Chairman said the electoral body is collaborating with security agencies to ensure a peaceful election.