Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Ekiti State,Nigeria Mr. Makanjuola Ogundipe has advised members of the State Electoral Commission, SIEC, to step up preparation for local government election.
In a statement in Ado-Ekiti, Mr. Ogundipe says the council polls will strengthen democracy in the State.
Commending the judgement that reinstated the members of SIEC, the PDP chairman noted that the court decision will facilitate quick democratization of the third tier of Government.
Mr. Ogundipe stresses the need for party members to commence grassroot mobilization to enhance the success of the party during the council election.
It will be recalled that an Ekiti State high court sitting in Ado-Ekiti has reinstated the Retired Major General Kayode Oni led SIEC earlier dissolved by the State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi.
Last Updated (Wednesday, 20 June 2012 13:20)