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Maku granted access to inspect electoral materials

2015-05-12 19:21
A ballot box filled with ballot is pictured before being counted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) at a polling station in Yenagoa in Bayelsa State ~ PIUS UTOMI EKPEI

Lafia - The governorship election petition tribunal in Nasarawa State has ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to allow the governorship candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), Labaran Maku to inspect all electoral materials used in the April 11 governorship election in the state, reports Premium Times.

The order came following an application brought by Maku’s counsel, Mike Okorie, seeking leave to inspect all INEC election materials used in the poll.

Also read: Jonathan, Mark blast Maku for dumping PDP

Items to be inspected include Form EC8, card readers, incidence forms, and results sheets of the 1495 polling units in the state.

Maku, a former Minister of Information, is challenging the victory of incumbent governor, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura at the tribunal.

Also read: Premium Times.

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