Akure - Mr Eyitayo Jegede, the PDP candidate in Saturday’s
governorship election, has expressed satisfaction with the accreditation and
He also called on the electorate to vote for the candidate
of their choice.
Jegede spoke while voting at his Unit 9 Ward 2,
Gbogi/Isikan, Sacred Heart Primary School 1 in Akure South Local Government
He expressed satisfaction with the voting process, saying it
was peaceful and orderly.
Jegede, however, urged INEC to tackle the challenge of
faulty smart card readers in polling units.
“I have discussed with the REC Ondo State on the problems
with card readers at most polling units,’’ he added.
Also read: OndoDecides: PDP accuses APC leader of campaigning during voting
Also speaking, the governorship candidate of the Alliance
for Democracy (AD), lamented the malfunctioning of the card readers deployed by
Oke said this in an interview with newsmen after he had
voted at his Igbo Ward III Polling Unit 005.
“I am not easily frustrated, but it is embarrassing as a
candidate that the card reader could not easily capture my hand,’’ he said.
Oke noted that the electoral process in the country was not
a perfect one yet.
The AD candidate, however, said he was impressed with the
turnout of voters in Ilaje council area.
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