By News Editor
Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof Muhmood Yakubu has reinteracted that the umpire has no preferred candidate in the forthcoming general election.
Yakubu who ssured Nigerians of its neutrality in the lead up to next year’s general election, declared that it has no preferred candidates.
INEC boss gave the assurance at the 4th Prof. Abubakar Momoh Memorial Lecture held in Abuja yesterday.
The lecture “Electoral Act 2022: Imperatives Political Parties and the 2023 General Election” was designed to enlighten and sensitize political parties on the new provisions in the Act and the derivative subsidiary laws of the Commission.