In line with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) timetable for the Anambra state governorship election scheduled for November, political parties will beginning from Thursday commence primary election to nominate their candidates for the election.
INEC had on 19th January 2021, published the Timetable and Schedule of Activities for the Anambra State Governorship election, outlining 14 activities.
The Commission in a statement on its Facebook page charged the parties to conduct credible and rancour-free primaries in compliance with the law and our regulations and guidelines.
The electoral body stated that in continuation of preparations for the election, it has today, Wednesday 9th June 2021, implemented the first activity on the Timetable by publishing the official Notice for the election in our offices in Anambra State.
“Tomorrow, Thursday 10th June 2021, the next two activities will kick off, namely, the commencement of primaries by political parties to democratically nominate their candidates for the election as well as the collection of nomination forms from INEC Headquarters”