The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Imo State, Prof. Francis Ezeonu, has revealed that 28,242 registered voters from Orsu Local Government Area of the state have abandoned their Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
Ezeonu made the revelation, on Tuesday, during a town hall meeting with stakeholders at the council headquarters, Orsu.
According to him , a total of 44,537 registered but regretted that 28,242 have since abandoned their PVCs with the commission.
He also decried late registration for the exercise by the people, while also reminding them that the only opportunity they have is to get registered and obtain their PVCs.
The state’s INEC commissioner informed that the commission was set to deploy permanent officials in the 305 wards of the state to ensure better compliance for the registration. Read more