Against the backdrop of calls by some aggrieved partisans for his resignation, Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu has said he would not resign but would rather focus on conducting the General Election.
INEC Chairman: Prof. Mahmood Yakubu
On the grounds on which he was under pressure to resign, he made this statement: “I am not under any pressure. I see no reason to even contemplate resigning. There is no reason whatsoever to even contemplate resigning. We will stay focused as a commission, we will do the job that is there for us to do.”
He really wants to conduct the elections whether it be the last for him or not.