Rose Ejembi, Makurdi
The Benue State office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has confirmed that names of candidates for the 2019 general elections have been released.
INEC’s Public Relations Officer (PRO) for the state, Terka Andya, who disclosed this to our correspondent said the list are being posted in all the 23 local government headquarters of the state.
Andya, in a telephone chat with our correspondent, said further that already, the list had been posted in Zones ‘A’ and ‘C’ of the state while staff of the Commission were working hard to ensure that the list for Zone ‘B’ is posted before midnight to meet the deadline given by the INEC Chairman.
He assured that by Friday morning, everybody would have access to the list on the notice board of the various local government offices of INEC across the state.