Sokoto Re-run: Election commences peacefully, turnout impressive

 
Sat Jan 25th, 2020 - Sokoto
 

The Saturday legislative re-run election has commenced peacefully in Sokoto with high turnout of voters in Sokoto South and Sokoto North local government areas of the state.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that the exercise is being conducted for the states and House of Representatives seats.

Malam Musa Muhammad, the Public Relations Officer of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), in Sokoto State, told NAN that the commission recruited 2,500 Ad-Hoc Staff for the re-run elections.

 
 

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source: Guardian