September 03, (THEWILL) – The Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission (KADSIECOM) has postponed elections in four local government areas of the state.
KADSIECOM chairman, Dr. Saratu Binta Dikko-Audu, disclosed this on Friday.
He said, “I have been reliably informed that security report in the state would make it impossible to peacefully conduct local government council election in a number of local government areas.
“Consequently in order to protect lives and property including those of elections and materials, we have had to suspend the election in a number of local government areas and reschedule election in these local government areas for a later date after consultation with members of the commission.
”The state independent electoral commission has decided to reschedule the local government councils in the following local government areas – Birnin Gwari, Chikun, Kajuru, Zango Kataf”, she said.
The local government elections in Kaduna state is scheduled for September 4, 2021.