The Chairman of Abuja Municipal Area Council, Mr Abdullahi Candido, has urged voters to remain calm as they cast their votes for their preferred candidates in the FCT Area Councils Poll.
Candido stated this after he cast his vote at about 11:20 a.m. in polling unit 002, Jiwa ward in Abuja Municipal Area Council on Saturday.
It took Candido who was in company of his wife, few minutes to cast his vote.
Candido, who spoke with reporters shortly after he cast his vote, applauded the voting process.
“I am happy that the voting is going on smoothly. The officials are on ground and the voters are conducting themselves well.
“I am glad that democracy is being deepened, however, I wish to advise voters to be calm and vote for their preferred candidates or party of their choices, according to their conscience.
“Nobody should feel intimidated. Vote for your preferred candidates for true service to be consolidated from where we stopped,” he said.