EU Observers Happy With Preparations In Enugu, Anambra States

EU Observers Happy With Preparations In Enugu, Anambra States

Representatives of European Union Election Observation Mission Nigeria 2019, deployed to Enugu and Anambra states said they were impressed with preparations so far made by stakeholders in the two states.

 

Mr Henrik Westerby, a member of the team, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Awka.

 

Westerby, who spoke on the sidelines of stakeholders’ forum organised by the Anambra office of INEC said they have met with wide range of stakeholders in the two states.

 

”’We have met with wide range of stakeholders since we came to Enugu and Anambra states, and we are impressed with the level of preparations being made for the elections.

 

”We have interacted with the traditional rulers, political parties, security agents and INEC personnel, and we are okay with our observations so far,’’ he said.

 

He said with the speech of the state commissioner of police at the stakeholders’ forum, we hope that security personnel would perform their duties well on election days.

 

Westerby said that they will observe the elections in Anambra and Enugu states on Feb.16 and March 2.

 

He advised Nigerians to be peaceful before, during and after the elections, adding that getting it right will be in the best interest of Nigeria.( NAN)