It challenged the Imo.governor to point out proof to substantiate his allegation that every one senior Workers of the Fee within the Southeast belong to a selected political celebration.
Responding to the governor’s declare that INEC senior Workers within the Southeast are all card carrying members of the Folks’s Democratic Celebration (PDP), the Fee mentioned it was suprised that he may make such allegation.
Chief Press Secretary to the INEC Nationwide Chairman, Rotimi Oyekanmi, in a press release made out there to The Nation, acknowledged that casting aspersions on the Fee can’t deter it from doing the best factor.
Uzodinma had whereas explaining the grounds on which he approached the Supreme Courtroom, accused INEC of deliberating excluding his votes as a result of it was working for the PDP candidate.
In keeping with the governor in a press release that has gone viral on the social media, “all we’re asking is that INEC ought to stay impartial particularly within the Southeast.
“All INEC senior Workers within the Southeast are clearly PDP carrying members to the extent that when a consequence is just not within the favour of the PDP, it’ll go all out to upturn the consequence”.
It is going to be recalled that the Imo governor, a two time Senator was.a.member of the PDP till late 2018 when he decamped to the APC.
However the Fee within the response famous that, “it’s fairly stunning that Mr Hope Uzodinma is affirming that every one INEC senior workers within the South East are card carrying members of a political celebration.
“How did he come to that conclusion? The Fee might be grateful if he may provide the INEC headquarters with the compelling proof of that allegation in order that motion could be taken”.
It added that, “nonetheless, Nigerians would have observed that some politicians have now shaped the behavior of casting aspersions on the Fee each time we insist on the best factor. However, we won’t be discouraged and we won’t be deterred by these unwarranted assaults.
“The Fee will proceed to discharge its constitutional tasks with out concern and favour”