The INEC has stopped Hudu Yunusa Ari from working as the Resident Electoral Commissioner REC in Adamawa.
The action happened after the REC made a statement that not everyone agreed with, on Sunday following the extra election.
Only the Returning Officers are supposed to announce who won, but Ari said that Aisha Dahiru Binani from the All Progressives Congress (APC) won the governorship election.
People got very angry when they found out about the development in the state and in the whole country. The governor named Ahmadu Fintiri said that the person called REC was working for a gang.
The people who are in charge of elections told Ari not to go to their office in Yola on Monday.
A letter written on April 17th, 2023, and signed by INEC Secretary Rose Oriaran-Anthony told the Administrative Secretary in Adamawa to be in charge.
have been chosen by the Commission.” “I want to tell you that the Commission has chosen you.” Hudu Yunusa Ari, who works for the elections, cannot go to work for now.
The person in charge of INEC in Adamawa State has been changed to the Administrative Secretary right away.
The letter was mentioned.