The Ogun State Independent Electoral Commission (OGSIEC) is set to conduct a bye-election in Ward 10 of Odogbolu Local Government Area, specifically in the Ilado area. This electoral process, in accordance with Ogun State’s electoral laws, is scheduled for Thursday, October 26, 2023.
Mr. Babatunde Osibodu, the Chairman of OGSIEC, made this announcement during a gathering of stakeholders that included representatives from various political parties, security agencies, and other pertinent groups in Odogbolu on a Friday.
Osibodu explained that the bye-election has become necessary due to the unfortunate passing of the former Councillor of Ward 10, Olufemi Taiwo. He emphasized that, as per constitutional requirements, OGSIEC must organize a by-election to fill the vacant position left by the deceased in order to complete the term.
Through Gbemi Onasanya, a Commissioner at OGSIEC, the Chairman conveyed that this meeting marked the commencement of the bye-election process, reaffirming the Commission’s unwavering commitment to ensuring a transparent, fair, and credible election.
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