Edo on Monday presented soft copies of the voters register to 14 political parties participating in the Sept. 19 governorship election in the state.
Mrs May Agbamuche-Mbu, the INEC National Commissioner in charge of Edo, Rivers and Bayelsa presented the register to the political parties at the INEC office located at Sapele Road in Benin.
To know the location of their polling units and come out en masse to vote on September 19.
“You may recall that the commission publicly declared on Jan. 7, 2019 that Nigeria has a total of 84, 004 084 voters.
“And by virtue of that declaration the total number of registered voters in Edo as at today is 2,210,534 with 1,159,325 male and 1,051,209 female,” she said.
According to her, INEC as an electoral umpire has resolved to be professional, independent and impartial.
“Therefore we expect that the political parties join INEC and the security agencies in conducting a truly violent-free election”, she stated.