LAGOS: Happening now in Lagos : Non Yoruba voters are been turned back in some polling boots…(Source STV)
Desmond sharing money: Desmond Elliot denys bribing and wear agbada to polling unit on twitter “Tweethearts please remain focused and prayerful, I didn’t bribe my way to where God has placed me, is it now that I will start.. and what am I bribing them for again?”
He also said its impossible for him to wear agbada to his polling unit with his initials clearly written on his cap as it might be tagged as campaigning, which is illegal, that picture was from his campaign in ikeja (Source pulse ng)
BENUE: Ballot Box Snatching Attempt in Benue… (Source Electoral Observer)
The Independent National Electoral Commission has postponed election in eight state constituencies in Bayelsa State.
The state’s Resident Electoral Commissioner, Baritor Kpagih, announced this in a statement in Yenagoa, saying elections in Ekeremor Constituencies 1,2 and 3,Kolokuma/Opokuma constituencies 1 and 2, Sagbamaconstituencies 1 and 2, and Southern Ijaw Constituency 1 will now hold on April 18 (Source pulse ng)
RIVERS STATE: sporadic shooting has been recorded in some areas in Rivers State.
Its gathered that heavy security is stationed at the home of the People’s Democratic Party governorship candidate in the state Nyesom Wike, and some other parts of the state capital, Port Harcourt, to douse the brewing violence.
A Port Harcourt resident, Mr. Remi, said Eokona andObio’akpor local government areas of the state are heating up at the moment.
“There is a lot of shooting going on in Eokona, close to Ogoni side now,” Remi said.(Source pulse ng)
Still in Rivers: The Nigerian presidency has ordered the immediate redeployment of Assistant Inspector General of Police,Tunde Ogunsakin, out of Rivers State for allegedly failing to dance to the tune of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).(source premium times)