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Anambra polls : Ekwueme foundation sues for peace

ABUJA—Ahead of Anambra gubernatorial elections slated for this week, the Director General of Alex Ekwueme Foundation, Dr Duke Igwilo has appealed to the people of Anambra State to maintain peace during the governorship election on Saturday, 6th February 2010.

In a statement issued in Abuja, Dr Igwilo noted that the electioneering campaign has so far been civilised and devoid of violence.

The candidates have presented their manifestos to the people and would now allow the people to make their choice and respect the principles of democracy and rule of law.

He enjoin the Independent National Electoral Commission , INEC, to do everything within its powers to ensure free, fair and credible election in Anambra State as the people of the state would expect nothing short of  free and fair election.

The United Kingdom based Medical Doctor warned mischief makers and election riggers to stay away from Anambra State during the election.


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