“We all know that not holding elections reduces the size of local governments and undermines local development. The government should be a supporter of growth, not an obstacle.JAMB portal

“BYSIEC’s delay in conducting the election is contrary to Section 26 (a) of the Electoral Act, and it is illegal for unelected persons to hold council positions, dispose of local government funds and appropriate funds, which hinders grassroots development.

“We have made observations, raised questions and given no answers as to why the election was not held without a real reason.”

Also, the LP secretary in Sagbama LGA, Stephen Morris, said rural residents were not happy with the lack of local government polls by the state government, adding that the development of the state cannot be complete without attention to rural development. region.

Morris said, “We want the governor of Bayelsa state to conduct the local government elections. Bayelsa state is for everyone. He cannot develop Bayelsa state alone and the state must rely on the nation for development.JAMB Result

“Without grassroots leadership, there is no development or governance.”