The Speaker House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara has decried low apathy of voters in today’s gubernatorial and state Assembly elections in Bauchi state.
The speaker made the remark while briefing newsmen immediately after he voted at his constituency primary school polling unit gwaranga in Bogoro local government area of Bauchi state.
Yakubu Dogara attributed the low turn out of voters in connection to the last presidential elections where he claimed that some of the result where tempered at the collation centres at local government levels.
He called on the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC to be fair and respect the wishes of the electorates.
The speaker commended the people of his constituencies by being peaceful during the process of the election and urged them to remain law abiding.
the election was going on peacefully in all the twenty local governments areas of the state.