Chairman of the State Independent Electoral Commission (SIEC) Dr. Perekemi Bertola disclosed this during a stakeholders meeting briefing in Yenagoa, the capital of Bayelsa state.
Dr. Perekimi who reveals the 2019 local government elections timetable in the state promised to uphold the tenets of democracy and conduct free, fair, credible and conclusive elections.
The commission chairman also promised to synergize with all stakeholders and hold regular consultative meeting and ensure a hitch free polls.
With this notice, according to the commission, the ball is now set for the election of eight local government chairman and 105 councilors across the state.
Stakeholders present representing some political parties expressed their joy and restate their readiness to mobilize voters to participate in the election.