THE Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, in Ondo State, Mr. Segun Agbaje, has identified violence, non use of Smart Card Readers and over voting as the main reasons elections are declared inconclusive. Agbaje said this during the inauguration of the newly elected Chairman of the Inter Party Advisory Council, IPAC, Fatai Adams in Akure.
Speaking through the Administrative Secretary, Alhaji Kabir Omosanya, said that the body would work in harmony with the electoral umpire to prosecute an acceptable election.
He called for proper conduct among political stakeholders as the state prepares for its governorship election.
The REC noted that the concern of the Commission is to ensure that votes count saying this defines a true democratic process.
Fatai, who is the Deputy Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state identified peace and tranquillity as necessary for the conduct of a credible election called on political parties making up IPAC in the State to caution their supporters against violence.