The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will not entertain the use of temporary voter cards in the upcoming general election.
Dr Frankland Briyai, the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Cross River, said this on Tuesday at a workshop on Election Risk Management (ERM).
The workshop was organised by the commission for stakeholders and electoral officials from the 18 local government areas in Cross River as part of preparations for the general elections.
He warned that those without the permanent voters card should stay away from the polling units as INEC will not recognize temporary voters card during elections.
The extension given by the commission for collection of PVCs ended,yesterday,Monday.
He urged all stakeholders to join hands with INEC in ensuring that the electoral process was free, fair and credible.
He advised the electoral officers and other stakeholders to always alert the commission whenever they noticed any violence in their areas (NAN).
We look forward to a violent-free election on the 16th of February and March 2.