Ogun State Governor, His Excellency Senator Ibikunle Amosun CON FCA, gave Ogun State Independent Electoral Commission, OGSIEC, the full support required to conduct a free, fair and credible elections in the State.
This is has made the recent election conducted a remarkable one for the Commission.
"You must therefore hit the ground running by putting in place the machinery to conduct local government elections as
Governor Ortom congratulated the Chairman, Dr. John Tsuwa, Secretary, Mr. John Shishi, and other members of the commission, Messrs James Ochijila, Igba Asemave, Alexander Nyookyegh, Augustine Ike, and Kate Ijogi on their appointment.
According to him, their selection was based on merit, experience, and proven integrity with the conviction that they would discharge the responsibilities required of the commission with efficiency and without blemish.
"I charge you to conduct transparent, credible, free and fair council polls even as we pledge to respect the verdict of the people," he stressed.
"The integrity of our electoral process and its reputation must be carefully nurtured so that it can earn the respect and confidence of our people, every vote must count."
Chairman of the commission, Dr Tsuwa sued for the cooperation of the people to deliver on transparent and credible polls while pledging to justify the confidence reposed in members.
Dr. John Tor Tsuwa attended Government secondary school Gboko and passed out in 1995. Before his appointment as the Chairman of BSIEC, he was a lecturer with the Department of Political Science.
Gboko Government Secondary School Old Students Association (G-GOSSOSA Set "95) paid courtesy call on the Chairman of Benue State Independent Electoral Commission Makurdi (BSIEC).