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Friday, 30 April 2021

OGSIEC releases 2021 Local government election timetable

By Our Correspondent

The Ogun State Independent Electoral Commission (OGSIEC) has released the Timetable for the elections into the offices of Chairmen and Councillors in the Twenty Local Governments of Ogun State. 

The Elections in a Statement issued on Friday and signed by its Chairman, Babatunde Osibodu said the scheduled election is to take place on Saturday 24" July 2021.

"As part of the commission's efforts to ensure a free and fair Electoral Process, a
Press Briefing has been slated for Tuesday May 4th 2021, at the Cinema Hall, June 12 Cultural Centre, Kuto, Abeokuta at 10.00am prompt". 

"The Briefing will enable
the Commission to unveil the Electoral Guidelines for the Elections to all Political
Parties and the General Public".

"The Commission hereby requests all registered Political parties wishing to
participate in the forthcoming elections to present not more than two
representatives at the Briefing. 

"The restriction in the number of representatives is to enable the strict observance of the COVID-19 protocols".