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Thousands of fake voters’ cards uncovered in Ogun

2015-02-19 14:30
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

Abeokuta - Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State on Wednesday disclosed that over 600 000 fake Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) have been uncovered in Ogun State, reports Punch.

Amosun stated this after he visited the state Resident Electoral Commissioner, Timothy Ibitoye, in his office at Magbon, Abeokuta.

Amosu noted that he suspects something funny in the distribution of PVCs in the state.

Also read: PDP accuses INEC of poor distribution of PVCs

He lamented that only 40 percent of the registered voters in the state had collected their PVCs.

He alleged that somebody, somewhere wants to disenfranchised the people of the state.

Read more at Punch.

Read more on: 2015 elections

Read more on: inec  |  apc  |  ibikunle amosun  |  ogun state  |  2015 elections.politics

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