#KogiDecides: Voting Exercise Begins At 1:30pm

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Officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Kogi state have just announced that voting exercise will commence at PU 016 in Lokoja at 1:30 pm.#Kogidecides

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The 1,397,786 registered voters will from that stipulated time proceed to vote their option of the 21 candidates.

Vanguard reports that accreditation commenced in Idah and the card readers are working optimally.

Over 200 policemen stationed in Iyara yet to be deployed. Ijumu DPO said he’s still waiting for directive from higher authority before deploying them.

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It was learnt that elderly persons, pregnant women as well as Persons with Disabilities are being given special priority to facilitate their accreditation for the Kogi governorship election.

The affected persons were being prioritised by the electoral officials in most of the polling units across the state.

Meanwhile, the Peoples Democratic Party candidate in the ongoing Kogi gubernatorial polls, Idris Wada, has raised alarm over alleged “security lock down” in his Dekina Local Government Area.



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