The Independent National Electoral Commission in Kogi has cancelled the election in one unit in Itaja Ward in Ayingba in Dekina Local Government Area after hoodlums snatched a ballot box in the unit. Accreditation was still ongoing when the hoodlums attacked and carted away sensitive materials.
The Resident Electoral Commissioner, Halilu Pai, who confirmed the incident, said security Agents managed to bring the situation under control, adding that INEC decided that voting activities at the unit remained cancelled and that the outcome would not count at the end of the day.
Omolara Adegoke- Abuja
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