2015 elections: Council of State commends Jega
The Council State has lauded the immediate past chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Professor Attahiru Jega for his exemplary performance in office.
the commendation yesterday at its meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.
Addressing State House correspondents after the meeting, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu said the council specifically commended Jega over the conduct of the 2015 general elections widely adjudged free and fair.
The presidential aide said Buhari directed the Council of State Secretariat to note the commendations. “A letter of commendation may later be sent to the former INEC boss,” Shehu said.