It would be recalled that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has recently released the time table for the conduct of 2019 General Elections in the country.
Primary Elections for various political positions will commence in August 2018.
For the Government to organize itself to discharge peoples mandates for the remaining expired team, it becomes imperative for all political appointees, including Local Government Caretaker Chairmen interested in contesting for any political positions should vacate their offices.
2. Accordingly, His Excellency, the Governor has directed that such political/public officers should resign their appointment by 31st July, 2018.
POLITICAL RESEARCH AND ECONOMIC AFFAIRS
FOR: SECRETARY TO THE STATE GOVERNMENT