Elections Commission owes 23m pounds in rent arrears

Prof Abednego Akok, Chairman of the National Elections Commission.

The Chairperson of the National Elections Commission said the body owes landlords 23 million pounds in unpaid rent.

Professor Abednego Akok said the commission has not been able to pay the rent for the last two years.

In an exclusive interview with Eye Radio’s Emmanuel Akile, Professor Akok said he has been raising the concern to the Ministry of Finance but up to now, the money has not been released.