BY EMEKA NWADIOKE
ECNBA PURGES 1604 NAMES FROM VOTERS’ LIST
BARS FURTHER CAMPAIGNS
WARNS AGAINST PARALLEL ‘HELP DESKS’
The Electoral Committee of the Nigerian Bar Association (ECNBA) has finally released the full list of verified voters for the NBA Elections commencing at 11 pm today.
In its Statement No. 018, the Electoral Committee has barred further campaigns as well as Help Desks except the one set up by the committee.
Below is the full text of the statement:
Further to the publication of the full list of legal practitioners qualified to vote, the ECNBA now presents a total of 29,635 verified and duly accredited members who have fulfilled all requirements for voting in the NBA National Officers elections 2020. This figure excludes 1604 names with duplicated phone numbers and/or email addresses.
As the voting commences by 11:00 PM today, 29th July, 2020, we urge all members to conduct themselves in the respectable manner for which the legal profession is known. All Candidates and their supporters are also advised to desist from any form of campaigns forthwith.
The ECNBA reiterates that private helpdesks for the purpose of this election by Candidates, their supporters and NBA Branches are not allowed.
The ECNBA Support helpline for purpose of the election is: 0700 5555 2020. The helpdesk will be open from 10.00PM on the 29th of July 2020.
Voters who desire to observe this election real time from the comfort of their locations can do so using the unique link provided for the voting.
Dated this 29th day of July, 2020
TAWO E. TAWO, SAN CORDELIA U. EKE
CHAIRMAN, ECNBA SECRETARY
Click to the link below for the accredited list