Voting yet to commence in Ward 9, Unit 3, Ogubolo local government area
1) Accreditation, voting commences
2)Wike deploys drones to monitor elections
3)Two chased, arrested and handcuffed for carting away election materials
4)APC candidate, Magnus Abe carrives polling unit
5)Party supporters accuse INEC of sending fake election materials to some units
6) Late arrival of materials delay voting in some polling units, wards Rivers election Update: As early as 8.am, voters trooped out en mass across the various polling units in Rivers state to exercise their franchise in the state’s re-run election. At Tai Local Government Area, both accreditation and voting are ongoing in Nonwa unit 13. Voting has equally commenced at Gokana LGA and the atmosphere is peaceful
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has just announced the cancellation of election in ward 9 unit 3 of Ogu/Bolo LGA after hoodlums carted away result sheets and bitter disagreement between PDP and APC.
It was expected that the re-run elections would be marred by such acts but the Federal Government beefed up security to halt such issues.
“INEC cannot deploy fake result sheets. It is like saying Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is producing fake currency. Is this possible?”