OGSIEC NOT MEDDLING WITH PARTIES AFFAIRS- OSIBODU

OGSIEC NOT MEDDLING WITH PARTIES AFFAIRS-  OSIBODU


The Chairman of the Ogun State Independent Electoral Commission (OGSIEC) Bar Babatunde Osibodu said the electoral body doesn't meddle in the affairs of any  Political Parties in the state.


The Chairman disclosed this in a press release issued to newsmen on Friday in Abeokuta, Ogun State Capital.


Recall that on Thursday, the People Demoractic Party PDP warned OGSIEC for meddling into the Party affairs.


Osibodu reiterated that it has been and will continue to be fair, impartial, even- handed and transparent in the conduct of the 2021 Local Government elections in the State.



"The Commission considers it imperative to state that 18 political parties have been cleared to contest the Local Government elections, including the People's Democratic Party (PDP). However, we have no control or involvement over internal wrangling in any party as being insinuated in certain quarters.


"It is expected that parties with internal issues should endeavour to resolve them latest Wednesday 16th June, 2021 when the screening exercise shall be concluded" he affairmed.


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