Why I appointed VCs as returning officers – Jega


Prof. Attahiru Jega, INEC Chairman
Prof. Attahiru Jega, Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), said that university vice-chancellors were appointed returning officers during the last general elections because they were people with track record of credibility.
Jega made this known when he spoke with newsmen at a dinner organised in his honour by the Association of Vice-Chancellors of Nigerian Universities (AVCNU) in Abuja on Thursday night.
“We were looking for people with integrity; and we have no doubt that there are many people with integrity in the Nigerian university system.
“So, it is like a ready-made constituency to get the kind of people we …Read More

Source:: PM Newspaper