Electorates Vote In Rivers Re-run Legislative Election

Channels Television  
Updated December 10, 2016

rivers-re-run-electionPolls have opened in Rivers State, south-south Nigeria, in the re-run legislative elections.

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is conducting legislative election across three senatorial districts, eight federal constituencies and 10 state constituencies.

There are reports of a large turnout of voters in areas like Eleme and Gokana although some PDP agents claimed they could not gain access to their designated polling centres.

There is a massive build-up of security operatives made-up of the Nigeria Police, the Nigeria Army, the Nigerian Navy, the Nigerian Air Force and the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC).