The government of Enugu state of Nigeria has passed a memo to its citizens to come out and vote regarding the upcoming local government election. And have declared a work-free day for all workers.
The Enugu State Government(ENSG) wishes to notify the public that the local government election will hold on Wednesday, February 23, 2022, across the state.
Consequently, the government has declared a statewide work-free day on Wednesday from 8 am to 4 pm, to allow the people to exercise their constitutional suffrage.
During this period, markets, schools, and offices shall be closed and movement of persons and vehicles restricted, except for those on essential duties.
All residents legally qualified to vote are, therefore, encouraged to go to the polls and cast their ballots. The state government, in its unflinching commitment to safeguarding and strengthening our democracy, has made requisite arrangements to guarantee a hitch-free election process.