Certificate forgery: INEC devices new strategy, picks dates for Edo, Ondo display

INEC Chairman Mahmood Yakubu and other top official during the briefing

The Independent (INEC) has said it would display personal credentials of political aspirants ahead of the in Edo and Ondo states for public scrutiny.

INEC chairman, Mahmood Yakubu, who revealed this during a meeting with in Abuja, Friday said the new was imperative after the supreme court sacked David Lyon, the former governor-elect of , on the grounds that Biobarakuma Degi-Eriemienyo, his deputy, presented forged credentials to INEC.

He said the credentials of candidates will be publicly displayed on July 6 in Edo and August 4 in Ondo, ahead of the gubernatorial elections in both states.

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