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Oyo State Independent Electoral Commission, OYSIEC has promised to conduct credible, free and fair local government election in the state.
Chairman of the commission, Aare Isiaka Olagunju gave the assurance during a visit to the State Secretariat of the All Progressives Congress, APC, to solicit the party’s support for forthcoming election.
Aare Olagunju, who acknowledged lack of trust in the commission by
some political stakeholders in the past, promised OYSIEC’s readiness to work in the interest of the people and ensure all votes count.
He said the commission had so far visited seventeen political parties in Oyo State with a view to bringing everyone on board for the success of the exercise.
Reacting, APC’S state chairman, Chief Akin Oke, said the party was closely monitoring the activities of the commission as regards democratic process and would not compromise if their integrity was in doubt.
Chief Oke charged members of the OYSIEC to be truthful to their words of conducting free, fair and credible election.