INEC Workers Accused of Tampering with Voting Materials in Nnewi at th Polling Unit 002 in Enem Hall, Otolo Nnewi Ward 2, Nnewi North Local Government Area. The incident led to active voters in the scene to suspended voting, claiming that INEC officials failed to deliver original result sheets.
An eyewitness and an active voter who gave his name as Mr China Christian, a PDP supporter, informed newsmen saying’;
“We have declined to begin accreditation/voting at PU 002, Enem Hall, Otolo Ward 2, Nnewi North LGA because INEC personnel did not appear with original result sheet.”
“Until we sight the election result sheet, voting will not commence. Those preparing to write election results in their hotel rooms will meet their waterloo today,”
Meanwhile, Gov Willie Obiano was among the first voters to cast their votes in the ongoing gubernatorial election in Anambra State.
Obiano was accompanied by his wife, Chief Mrs Ebelechukwu to Otuocha Ward 4 polling station where they both went through a rapid registration before casting their votes in the polling booth.
Addressing the press shortly after casting his vote, Governor Obiano appealed to Ndi Anambra to come out quickly and perform their civic duties explaining that the voting exercise was expected to last for only a few hours.