There will be no election in Kajuru LGA on Wednesday alongside other four areas where the polls are scheduled to hold.
The Chairman, Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission (KADSIECOM), Dr. Saratu Dikko-Audu disclosed this on Tuesday in Kaduna during a press briefing.
She said the decision was in respect of a court order.
“The commission received a court order in suit no. KDH/KAD/567/2018 between one CAPRA A. B. CAINO and DANLAMI USMAN STINGO and Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission signed by the Chief Judge of Kaduna State, Hon Justice Tanimu Zailani, “it stated.
” The court order is to effect that the planned Local Government election in Kajuru LGA is prohibited.
“Accordingly, the commission met this morning and decided to comply fully with the order of the Hon. chief Justice, ” she said.
She expressed the commission’s readiness to conduct a free and fair election.