BREAKING!! INEC Confirms Report Of Forged Result Sheets In Kogi State, Says Investigation Ongoing | #NwokeukwuMascot
INEC Confirms Report Of Forged Result Sheets In Kogi State, Says Investigation Ongoing | #NwokeukwuMascot
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it has received a report of forged election result sheets in Kogi State, adding that it is investigating the fake results in circulation in the state.
A civil society organisation, YIAGA Africa, had raised the alarm over the discovery of election results from Polling Unit 004, Eni Ward of Ogori/Mangogo area of the state.
The forged result was seen while voters were still on the queue.
In the results, a copy of which was attached to the post, the APC polled 200 votes; AA scored 1; while ADC, PDP and SDP got 2 votes each.
Reacting, INEC said, "Our attention has been drawn to a report that filled result sheets were discovered in some polling units in Kogi State.
|Tweet by INEC confirming the event|
"The Commission views this situation seriously. Our senior officials deployed to the State are currently investigating the incident(s). The Commission will communicate its decision earnestly."