Oyo LG Polls: Low Turn-out In Eruwa, Saki & Irepo

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The LG election commenced as scheduled in Ibarapa today.

In Eruwa the voters turn out is very low.

In Okesola junction, Ward 4 unit 11 out of 709 registered voters only 10 have voted as at 9:30am.

At Ward 6 Baptist Primary School Eruwa, around 9:45am in Unit 1, out of 413 registered voters, only, 17 have responded.

The story is different in Lanlate, Ibarapa North East LCDA, the turnout is encouraging.

In Ward 7, Unit 10, Oniwani compound, Lanlate as at 10:10am, out of 409 registered voters, about 61 have cast their votes.

In terms of security, there is at least a police officer in each polling booth and peace is perfectly maintained.

The voting is currently going on without any hitch.

Adejoju Adeyemi


Similar scenario at Oke-Ogun

The Oyo State Local Government Election in Oke-Ogun area of the State, especially in Saki East & Irepo has been peaceful so far, Radio Nigeria correspondent who visited the area reported that only the All Progressives Congress, APC, agents were at the polling unit.

There is no movement in Oke-Ogun area due to the movement restriction, but a lot people stayed home and did not go out to cast their votes.

But presiding officers in Saki East L.G, Mr. Ogundele Dominic and his counterpart from Irepo L.G said the turnout is okay considering the level of the arrangements on ground.



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