The Independent National ElectoralCommission (INEC) has fixed May 20, for the conduct of bye-election into Mashi/Dutsi Federal Constituency in Katsina State.
KATSINA POST learnt that the election was sequel to the death of the member representing the constituency, Alhaji Sani Bello earlier on February 15, 2017. The INEC’s Administrative Officer, Mr Yunusa Kura made this known on Wednesday in Katsina during a stakeholders meeting.
Kura said that political parties are expected to conduct their primary elections between May 1st and 4th, 2017.
He said that public campaigns by political parties shall commence from May 5th and end on 19th May.