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APC vows to combat plot to rig Assembly elections

2015-04-08 18:42
Supporters rides in a campaign bus of Nigeria's leading opposition All Progressive Congress (APC) presidential candidate Mohammadu Buhari and his unning mate Yemi Osinbajo in Lagos on January 24, 2015. Unknown gunmen stormed and bombed the site of a  ~  PIUS UTOMI EKPEI

Abuja - Bayelsa State Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress has vowed to combat any plots by the Peoples Democratic Party, Independent National Electoral Committee agents or any security agents to rig the upcoming elections, Punch reported.

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Leaders made this statement during a protest to the state office of INEC in Yenagoa.

The protest was held to raise awareness against the irregularities that occurred during the recent elections, that in some cases caused delays during the allocation of votes.

A party leader also stated that voters had the right to cast their vote without any fear of being intimidated or having their decision manipulated.

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