According to a report released yesterday, the Lagos State Government has announced restriction of movement across the State on Saturday, July 24th, 2021. According to the report in a Daily, the restriction will be between the hours of 8am and 3pm on Saturday.
Furthermore, the restriction is to enable the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) conduct hitch-free elections into positions of Chairmen and Councillors in all the fifty seven Local Government Areas and Local Council Development Areas in Lagos State.
According to the report, the restriction between 8am and 3pm will facilitate the free movement of the electorate, election materials and LASIEC officials for effective monitoring, election sanctity and enhanced security during the elections.
More so, Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotosho said in his statement released yesterday that, all eligible voters are enjoined to participate in the elections. All the residents in the State are urged to cooperate with the government during the period of the elections.
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