The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced the appointment of aides to assist the Chairman of the Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, in effectively executing his office.

They are: Professor Bolade Eyinla, Chief Technical Adviser (CTA); Professor Mohammed J. Kuna, Special Assistant (SA); and Rotimi Oyekanmi, Chief Press Secretary (CPS).

Until his appointment, Bolade Eyinla was a Professor of History at the University of Ilorin. He was also National Election Expert at the UNDP-DGD.

Mohammed J. Kuna, until his appointment, was Professor of Political Sociology at the Usman Dan Fodio University, Sokoto. He was also Special Assistant to the former INEC Chairman, Professor Attahiru Jega.

Mr. Rotimi Oyekanmi was a senior editorial staff of the Guardian.

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