Zamfara Speaker to electorate: Collect your voter cards now!

Zamfara Speaker to electorate: Collect your voter cards now!

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Zamfara Speaker to electorate: Collect your voter cards now!

Eligible voters in Zamfara state who are yet to collect their per­manent voter cards have been advised to hasten doing so for them to be recognized with voting rights in 2019 general elections.

The Chairman, State Main Com­mittee on Voters Mobilization and Speaker of the State House of Assem­bly, Hon. Sanusi Garba Rikiji, made the disclosure in a statement while ad­dressing local government sub-com­mittees in Gusau recently.

The Speaker, however, urged local government -committees in the state to adequately intensify public enlight­enment so as to educate the general public to collect their permanent voter cards.

Zamfara Speaker to electorate: Collect your voter cards now!

Rikiji was represented by the Com­mittee Secretary and APC State Chair­man,

Alhaji Lawali M. Liman commend­ed the INEC for providing the PVCs on time and called on them to remain accessible for easy collection by regis­tered voters.

The present analysis shows that there are now 133, 000 unclaimed PVCs in the state with the highest number of over 35,000 from Gusau lo­cal government, while Bukkuyum has the lowest number of 1,738 unclaimed cards.

The committee chairman used the medium to call on the general public to pray for divine intervention to avert calamities.

He also called on the entire work­ing journalists in the state to offer their usual support and cooperation toward restoring peace in the state.

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