The Osun State Independent Electoral Commission (OSIEC) has announced on Friday the closure of window of expression of interest by political parties to participate in the forthcoming local government election in the State.
The OSIEC Chairman, Otunba Segun Oladitan, confirmed the registration of 13 different political parties intention to vie for the election.
OSUNREPORTERS NEWS had earlier deported that the expression of interest was extended for one more week to allow more parties to contest the election.
List of the political parties that have indicated interest so far includes:
African Democratic Congress
Social Democratic Party
African Action Congress
New Nigeria Peoples Party
Allied Peoples Movement
Peoples Redemption Party
All Progressives Congress
All Progressives Grand Alliance
Peoples Democratic Party
Zenith Labour Party
Action Democratic Party
As at the time of filling this report, date of the location government in Osun is yet to the announced by the authorized umpire.