Tension As Ogun People Go To Poll 4 years ago 3


As the people of Ogun state elect their administrators across the 20 local government areas of the state, tension has gripped residents of the  state following the  allegation levelled against the incumbent governor Ibikunle Amosun of planning  to rig the election.

The police and Nigeria Security and Civil Defence in the state are however blowing hot against trouble makers during the election.

No fewer  than three thousands security operatives have been deployed to all the polling units in all the local government areas of the state. To worsen the situation,the  Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in  Abeokuta South local government   raised the alarm that  Governor Ibikunle Amosun and his party, Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN), have perfected  plan to rig Saturday’s council elections.

The party  alleged that  the sitting government in conjuction with State Independent Electoral Commission has planned to manipulate the Saturday council poll in favour of the ruling Action Congress of Nigeria(A C N).

The allegation was contained in a statement signed by the party election committe secretary Farouk Akintunde made available to newsmen in Abeokuta. Home Page

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