Director of APC Presidential Campaign Organization, Governor Rotimi Amaechi led All Progressives Congress (APC) supporters in a protest against the conduct of elections in his Rivers State. The protesters asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to cancel the elections alleging that most polling units in the state did not have election result sheets. They also alleged that there were actions of violence in Rivers State.
Yesterday, Amaechi refused to be accredited to vote at his polling unit when they could not show him results sheets. didn’t have result sheets. Meanwhile, during an interview with Channels Television earlier today, Mr. Kayode Idowu, (Chief Press Secretary to the chairman of Nigeria’s electoral commission (INEC), Prof. Attahiru Jega) stated that voters do not have the right to ask for results sheets before getting accreditation or voting.