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Nigerian Navy collaborates with INEC

2015-02-03 17:28
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

Abuja - The Nigerian Navy has pledged to assist the Independent National Electoral Commission with conveying of electoral materials in the Cross River State and surrounding riverines, Vanguard reported.

The navy will deploy their men to assist people who stay in the Cross River State and will be voting. They will keep the water safe by patrolling and making sure security is upheld.

Also read: PDP campaign off the ground in Cross River

The Flag Officer Commander, Henry Babalola, has stated that no violence will be tolerated and the public is advised to obey the law during the elections.

The Navy is expected to stand by the INEC if needed be at all times during the upcoming elections to move electoral materials across the state.

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