Federal Might On Display In A’Ibom Guber, S’Assembly Polls
…One Shot, Electoral Materials Carted Away
By: Daily News Precise
UYO, South-South, Nigeria – Federal might was heavily on display on Saturday, March 9 Gubernatorial and State Assembly elections in Akwa Ibom State, as Senators Godswill Akpabio and Ita Enang, SSA to President Muhammadu Buhari were fingered as major actors in the drama.
There were reports of hijacked ballot boxes from some wards in Essien Udim as they arrived INEC office in the area.
It was alleged that the coaster bus that conveyed the already thumb printed materials belongs to Senator Godswill Akpabio. Armed security men escorted the material to an unknown destination.
In other developments, materials were said to have been hijacked at Ukana East 1 and 2, Ekpenyong Ward and few other units are currently being thumb printed at Ibanga, Akpabio’s house in Ukana.
Similarly, a Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), supporter was shot, allegedly by thugs on the orders of Senator Ita Enang, SSA to the president in his Unit 12, Ward 2 in Ibiono IBOM Local Government Area.