Nigeria Decides: REC Threatens To Cancel Saturday Elections
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Delta State Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, Dr Cyril Omoregbe, has threatened to cancel the rescheduled Presidential and National Assembly polls on Saturday.
Omoregbe briefing journalists in Asaba on preparedness for the election, vowed that he will not hesitate to cancel Saturday’s polls if the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, headquarters delayed to send all electoral materials to the state.
He said; “If all of the electoral materials which have not been supplied but which we have notified INEC Abuja has not arrived by Friday 2.00 p.m.
“I will not hesitate to cancel the election. I will not wait till 2.00 a.m. to cancel the poll.
“Some of the discrepancies we spotted in the materials include those of other states wrongly sent to Delta and vice versa.
“Some local government areas did not have result sheets.”