The ruling get together, All Progressive Congress (APC) has defined that the Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC) delayed importing the election outcomes as a result of different political events imported hackers from Russia and Israel to hack the INEC server.
This was disclosed by the Contact Mobilization Officer of the APC Presidential Marketing campaign Council (PCC), Ekene Enefe when he was featured on an Come up TV programme at present.
Purpose for APC’s assertion
Enefe defined that the allegation was primarily based on reviews gathered by the ruling get together. He mentioned, “Every get together has a scenario room, they’ve identified the outcome, and so they knew they had been shedding, and wish to cling to one thing, and what they wish to cling on is the transmission fo the ends in the portal.”
The APC official added that Nigerians don’t know the quite a few assaults that INEC’S server suffered from hackers. Enefe famous that the plan of political events was to transmit a outcome that favours them and engender chaos within the nation. He nevertheless failed to call the variety of opposition events concerned within the alleged hacking.
APC’S defence differs from INEC’s clarification
The current clarification given by the ruling get together doesn’t correlate with the reasons earlier acknowledged by the electoral umpire. INEC had in a press release on Sunday hinted that the outcomes viewing portal had comparatively been sluggish and unsteady.
In response to the assertion signed and launched by its Nationwide Commissioner and Chairman, Info and Voter Schooling Committee, Festus Okoye, the fee famous that the issue is completely resulting from technical hitches associated to scaling up the IRev from a platform for managing low season, state elections, to 1 for managing nationwide normal elections.
The fee additional assured Nigerians that the challenges weren’t associated to any intrusion or sabotage of the techniques, because the IRev stays well-secured. The electoral umpire hinted that their technical workforce is working exhausting to unravel all of the excellent issues.