INEC Resident Electoral commissioner in Ekiti state, Dr Rahman Adeniran has assured the people of the state that credibility, impartiality, transparency and accountability will be the watchword of the commission under his leadership.
Dr Adeniran gave the assurance when he led the management team on familiarization visits to the offices of National Orientation Agency, NOA, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Nigeria Correctional Service and Nigeria Immigration Service, in Ado Ekiti.
The REC said the aim of the familiarization tour was to solicit support in the task of ensuring successes in future elections in Ekiti.
He emphasized that one of the major assignments given to him was to conduct governorship election in Ekiti come 2022.
Dr Adeniran who described the federal agencies visited as important stakeholders in electoral matters, stressed the need to build on existing relationship among them.
The NSCDC State Commandant, Mr Solomon Iyamu, NOA, Acting Director, Mr Olurotimi Omotoso, Controller, Nigeria Correctional Service, Mr Akinyemi Afolabi and the Comptroller, Nigeria Immigration Service, Mr Achilonu Alphansus promised to support the commission.