DSS Did Not Invite Any National Commissioner, Says INEC

By Biola Adebayo

The Department of State Security ( DSS ) has not invited any National Commissioner or any top electoral official, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said on Tuesday.

It was a story trending on section of the media  on Tuesday morning that the National Commissioner on Logistics, Dr Okechukwu Ibeanu, has been invited for questioning by DSS.

INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakbubu, said there was nothing like that while  giving updates on INEC preparation to stakeholders in Abuja.

The INEC Boss cautions  politicians on the need to be cautious in their utterances so as not to heat up the polity.

He also declared the commission has successfully deployed all the materials to states across the federation.

He reiterated its preparedness to conduct credible elections come Saturday and on March 9.

Yakubu explained that 95 percent of the Smart Card Readers have been reconfigured ahead of the scheduled time.