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3 INEC officials abducted in Taraba

Three ad-hoc staff of INEC in Donga Local Government Area of Taraba State have been abducted by unknown gunmen.

The Coordinator of Electoral Operations Support Centre (EOSC), INEC Headquarters, Taraba State, North-East Nigeria, who confirmed the abduction, said they received a signal report of the incident from the INEC Electoral Officer of Donga Local Government. Full information about the abductees has yet to be verified.

When contacted through telephone, Police Public Relations Officer, Taraba State Command, SP Usman Abdullahi said they had yet to receive a report on the incident.

Reporting by Sani Sulaiman; Editing by Tina Oyinsan and Tony Okerafor