SHOCKING! INEC Discovers Illegal Polling Units Inside Churches, Mosques, Hotels In Akwa Ibom

Published 10 months ago by: onuigbo felicia
at 12:36 PM, 7/08/2018 (10 months ago)

(7444 | Gistmaniac) (f)

The News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, reports that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has discovered 19 illegal polling units in Akwa Ibom State.
Mike Igini, a Resident Electoral Commissioner, disclosed this at an Enlarged Stakeholders’ Forum in Uyo, Akwa Imo State, on Monday, the illegal polling units were located in hotels, church, and mosques, among ludicrous places.
Igini said the illegal polling units were in Obot Akara and Uyo local government areas of the state, adding that some of the polling units were located in hotels, church, and mosques, among others.
He said INEC found that the polling units concerned were located in violation of its guidelines, adding that there was the need to relocate and rename some polling units in the state.
He warned politicians who might have plans to rig the 2019 general election to desist, saying “the INEC of today has evolved beyond rigging” but had “advanced to a level where everything is tracked”.
“We must conduct an election that will be accepted by the people without recourse to the tribunals. We have done it elsewhere and we will do it here,” he said.
“You are going to have little or minimal petitions. Election is a time where the independence and integrity of institutions like INEC, security agencies and judiciary are tested.”

Adeyemi Ogunjemilusi, Commissioner of Police in the state, pledged the neutrality of the Police to ensure that all forms of intimidation on the electorate are eliminated during and after the exercise.

Problem with this article? Please contact us

Wazubia at 03:03 PM, 7/08/2018 (10 months ago)
(5143 | Gistmaniac) (m)

Larry28 at 03:14 PM, 7/08/2018 (10 months ago)
(16535 | Hero) (f)

 Roll Eyes Roll Eyes
slimber at 06:03 PM, 7/08/2018 (10 months ago)
(12073 | Hero) (f)

 Huh? Huh? Huh? Huh? Huh? Huh? Huh?
kacylee at 10:37 AM, 8/08/2018 (10 months ago)
(22583 | Addicted Hero) (f)

hmmm this is serious ooo.. only Gd can help Nigeria in the 2019 elections



  1. Brave5500 on: Governor Nyesom Wike Declares Free Primary, Secondary Education In Rivers State
    Keep it on... 6 mins ago
  2. tyomon on: Edo Billionaire Julian Osula Ordered Chopper To Pick Him After Spending Hours In Traffic Gridloc
    before nkor ?  he cannot afford to join or dwell in craze world road ... 29 mins ago
  3. kingcalors on: “You Have A Long Rod. You Must Learn To Pack It Very Well” – Nigerian Father Advises Son.
    Ol boy...thank God you have a real and honest dad. Some fada's don't have such sense to ad... 50 mins ago
  4. WhaleDog on: Court Issues Bench Warrant For Arrest Of Innosson Motors CEO, Innocent Chukwuma
    Fraud case ? Well ! All capitalist are criminals and have one way or the other swindled the system t... 54 mins ago
  5. WhaleDog on: Most Wanted Kidnap Kingpin, 'Pencil' Killed During Gun Battle With Police in Lagos
    Youth man change your ways ,embrace peace ,live in peace with yourself and your environment .Crime p... 56 mins ago