Gov. Mai Mala-Buni of Yobe State and Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker Committee, has appealed to youths in Edo State to keep away from violence and help the conduct of a peaceable election through the Sept. 19 Governorship ballot within the state.
Buni made the enchantment on Thursday in an announcement signed by Mr Mamman Mohammed, his Director-Common, Press and Media Affairs in Damaturu.
He stated that APC had additionally directed its supporters to shun violence and any exercise that contravenes the provisions of the electoral legislation.
“I urge APC supporters together with these from the opposition events to help the Impartial Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC) to conduct truthful, credible and acceptable election.
“The folks of Edo must be allowed to elect a frontrunner of their selection and, the folks’s want must be revered.
“We’re optimistic that the safety businesses would verify the excesses of troublemakers, defend the voters and their votes,” Buni stated.
He additionally appealed to youths to withstand these preaching violence.
“Your future lies in a peaceable election and purposeful management. The advocates of violence don’t want you good and haven’t any programmes in your future.
“You need to, due to this fact, distance yourselves from them,” Buni added.