Party supporters raise flags in support of Nigerian President and Presidential candidate of the ruling People's Democratic Party Goodluck Jonathan and Vice President Namadi Sambo during a rally in Lagos on January 8, 2015. Nigeria's President Goodluc ~ PIUS UTOMI EKPEI
Abuja - The women’s leader of the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos West, Basirat Ojugbele, has reportedly been arrested after she was found in possession with thumb-printed electoral material.
According to reports, she was arrested at about 1215 (local time) in a bus with registration number FKJ-450XJ.
Comment could not be obtained from police at the time of publication.
Police had ahead of the elections warned against misconduct during the eagerly-anticipated polls.
The two main contenders, the ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and All Progressives Congress (APC) had in the run-up of the poll traded accusations of vote-rigging.