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INEC begins distribution of materials in Nasarawa

INEC sensitive materials. Photo: Chris Nyamtu/Radio Nigeria

Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has commenced distribution of sensitive materials to the 13 Local Government Areas of Nasarawa State.

Briefing newsmen after inspecting the materials at the Central Bank of Nigeria CBN Lafia, INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state Dr Uthman Ajidagba said the items were adequate and sorted out according to the local government areas of the state.

Dr. Ajidagba explained that the materials which are made up of ballot papers, result sheets and Bimodal Voter Accreditation System BVAS had been customized according to each of the 3245 polling units in the state.

He stated that the sensitive materials would be delivered to INEC local government offices where they would be moved to the various Registration Areas ahead of the Saturday general election.

The sensitive materials were distributed in the presence of security agencies, officials of political parties and some of the candidates participating in the elections.

Reporting by Chris Nyamtu, editing by Daniel Adejo.