A former Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Edo, Mr Aniedi Ikoiwak,has approach for a reduction of the number of Political Parties in the Country.
He narrates why this should be amended, that over 100 political parties were registered for an election but only two to three parties had a massive followers, that this brings a cumbersome and waste of resources
Aniedi Ikoiwak said that some voters found it difficult to locate the logos of their preferred parties during the elections.
According to him, there was a remarkable improvement in the just concluded polls which he described as credible.
He added that the problems faced by INEC in the 2019 general elections were caused by desperate politicians.
“The way INEC is improving with each passing election, I foresee a situation where it will be difficult for a non performing governor or representative to have a second term.
“This is because the people’s votes will not only count but will be seen as having counted,” he said.