The Delta State Independent National Electoral Commission, DSIEC, has given the assurance that the forthcoming 2021 Local Government elections will be free, fair and credible.
The DSIEC Chairman, Chief Mike Ogbodu, said this during the capacity workshop for journalists in the State.
Acccording to him, the stakeholders need to go and their homework and be rest assured of their contribution during the election.
In a remark, the Chairman of the Nigerian Union of Journalists, NUJ, Delta State Council, Comrade Michael Ikeogwu assured other stakeholders that the NUJ and its members would give full reportage of the election without bias.
In his address, DSIEC Commissioner, Public Affairs and Communication, James Umukoro said they decided to organise the workshop to prepare members of the State NUJ from the private and public sectors for the election.
“It is intended to further enlighten participants on their expected countless roles and duties geared towards the realization of unbiased reportage and non-sectional news regarding the conduct and actual outcome of the March 6, 2021 Local Government Council election.”