The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared its preparedness for the rerun election in Cross River scheduled for February 3,leadership report.
Mrs. Anthonia Nwobi, the Head of Voter Education and Publicity for the state’s INEC, conveyed this announcement in Calabar on Tuesday.
The rerun is set to occur in 34 polling units across Akamkpa/Biase Federal Constituency, Obanliku, and Yala two, State Constituency.
“Only voters possessing Permanent Voter Cards (PVC) and those registered in the affected polling units are eligible to participate in the election. The Bimodal Voter Accreditation System (BVAS) will be utilized for the election, with activities beginning at 8:30 a.m. and concluding by 2:30 p.m. However, individuals in the queue by or before 2:30 p.m. will be attended to by our officials,” she stated.
Nwobi encouraged voters in the affected areas to come out in large numbers and cast their votes for their preferred candidates in the upcoming election.