Voter apathy mars Rivers supplementary election


Voter apathy marred Saturday’s supplementary election at the Port Harcourt Federal Constituency II in Rivers State, this is as stakeholders have commended security agencies and the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC at the same exercise at the Khana/Gokana Constituency.

Turnout for the House of Representatives supplementary election in affected LGA Port Harcourt City, was not encouraging as very few voters came out to cast their ballots.

Up until noon, only a few voters were seen at many polling units in Port Harcourt Township even though election officials and materials arrived at the polling units early enough.

Some of the residents in the Port Harcourt Township said they…

Source: Nigerian Tribune