The ‘Vote Not Fight Campaign’ Ambassador, Innocent Idibia has called on Nigerian youths and political leaders to denounce electoral violence ahead of the 2023 general election.
Innocent Idibia alias Tuface made the appeal in Abuja at the Northern Peace Conference on the 2023 elections.
The Award winning Musician, emphasised the need for young Nigerians to be active participants in the nation’s electoral process and governance.
The celebrity reiterated his commitment to advocating for peaceful elections, accountability and transparency in good governance.
The Northern Peace Conference on the 2023 elections brought together chieftains of political parties, security experts, civil society organisations, INEC Commissioners and Peace Advocates to deliberate on how to achieve peaceful elections in 2023.
Also speaking at the conference, Chairman of INEC Professor Mahmoud Yakub, represented by Professor Abdullahi Zuru, explained that for the citizens to exercise their franchise in the forthcoming election, there was the need for the political actors to play according to the game.
According to the Development Director, Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, British High Commission, Chris Pycroft the United Kingdom will continue to support Nigeria’s democratic system to improve its democracy.
Reporting by Tanimu Salihu; Editing Muzha Kucha