By Adeola Oladele, Ibadan
The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) for Oyo INEC, Ambassador Rufus Akeju, on Tuesday said he had taken delivery of the sensitive materials, comprising ballot papers and score sheets for the Oyo elections 2015 covering the governorship and State House of Assembly polls slated for Saturday April 11, 2015.
Akeju told newsmen after taking delivery of the materials from the team of CBN officials led by the Branch Controller in Ibadan, Alhaji Musibau Olatinwo.
“I hereby announce that I have received the Ballot Papers and Score Sheets meant for both the governorship and the House of Assembly elections slated for April 11, 2015.”
“It is an indication that the 2015 governorship election will hold and all stakeholders are here to witness the delivery,” he said.
Earlier, Olatinwo had told journalists that he had come to deliver the elections materials to INEC Office in Ibadan.
“On behalf of CBN, it is my pleasure to handover the election materials for the governorship and State House of Assembly elections to INEC,” he said.
WESTERN POST reports that the sensitive materials which arrived INEC office in Ibadan at about 2:45 p.m. were conveyed in three trucks. Among the political parties represented at the handing over were PDP, APC, Accord, SDP, Labour Party and UNDP.