Critical Times News : Osun Rerun: INEC react to harassment of accredited media, Election observers by security men

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Osun Rerun: INEC react to harassment of accredited media, Election observers by security men


The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, says it will intervene in the reported cases of election observers and accredited media "being arrested or prevented from operating in some polling units".

"INEC is disturbed about reports that accredited media and observers are being arrested or prevented from operating in some polling units. This is being taken up with the security agencies". The commission said  on it official twitter handle. 

However, Olusegun Agbaje, Osun resident electoral commissioner, has assured voters that nobody can disrupt the ongoing election.

He said: "We have heavy security presence which will guarantee the safety of everyone. Anybody coming to snatch ballot boxes is putting his or her life in danger."


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