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 People's Democratic Party together with the All
Progressive Party have joined together in a suit to prevent Permanent Voter
Cards and card readers being used in the upcoming general elections, Punch
The political parties state the use of PVC's will
disenfranchise eligible voters and their effectiveness is not guaranteed since
the Independent National Electoral Commission has never tested them.
Also read: Anti-PVC law suit to be joined by APC
The complainants wants the court to direct INEC to revert
the use of such methods.
The Federal High Court of Abuja has adjourned the matter
until March 18.
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