Mr. Ibrahim Abdullahi, of the Bauchi State Resident Electoral Commission, stated in a one day meeting with election stakeholders held at the INEC headquarter in Bauchi, that 140,000 Permanent Voters Card, PVCs, are yet to be collected across the state.
With the general election, in less than fours weeks to the February 16 presidential election, INEC has stepped up the campaign to sensitize political parties and stakeholders in preparations for the elections.
Security agencies in Bauchi State called for the peaceful conduct of the polls.
Political parties also stated their readiness for the success of the elections.
The meeting had in attendance security agencies in Bauchi State, traditional rulers, and party chairmen.