INEC ad hoc staff dies in boat mishap in Kogi | Ripples Nigeria
Latest Politics

INEC ad hoc staff dies in boat mishap in Kogi

EKITI ELECTION TRIBUNAL: INEC staff deliberately voided PDP vote –Witness

An ad hoc staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) who took part in Saturday’s governorship election has died in a boat mishap at Odogwu, Ibaji local government area of the state.

The state Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), James Apam, revealed this during the collation of the governorship and Kogi West senatorial rerun elections on Sunday.

He added the staff was a student of the state polytechnic in Lokoja and was among those recruited for the election.

READ ALSO: PDP to INEC: We’ll not accept fictitious results from Kogi

A minute silence was observed in the honour of the deceased staff at the INEC head office in Lokoja on Sunday.

Join the conversation


About the author

Ripples Nigeria

We are an online newspaper, very passionate about Nigerian politics, business and their leaders. We dig deeper, without borders and without fears.

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!
/* ]]> */