The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof . Mahmood Yakubu, says the use of smart card readers are mandatory for the November governorship elections in Bayelsa and Kogi States.
The INEC boss said this at a stakeholders meeting which was held in Yenagoa, Bayelsa on Thursday. stakeholders meeting in Yenagoa on Thursday .
”The Smart Card Readers have been configured and will be added to other sensitive materials and delivered together.
“ Once again, let me reiterate that it is mandatory to use the SCRs for voter accreditation and authentication,” he said.