The Chairman of the Committee, Mr Muhammed Dangiyadi, gave the advice in Ikeja, during a stakeholders’ meeting, ahead of Saturday’s Ward Congress in Lagos state.
Dangiyadi appealed for cooperation of members so the congress could be held in a peaceful atmosphere.
He said the stakeholders’ meeting was to acquaint members of the guidelines for the ward congress.
Dangiyadi added that 26 positions were available for interested candidates to contest.
The chairman also said the committee reserved the right to cancel any election in any ward deemed violent.
Some of the elective posts included the chairman, vice chairman, secretary, assistant secretary, treasurer, legal adviser, women leader, youth leader and physically challenged leader, among others. (NAN)