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INEC Voter Education Sensitization Forum for Marginalized Groups Disrupted

14:44 Oct 30 2019 Sagbama, Nigeria

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On October 30, 2019 INEC while conducting a Voter education forum for Persons with Disabilities in Sagbama Local Government Area of Bayelsa the event was disrupted when the issue of payment of transport erupted with the participants refusing INEC payment of N1000 only. They participants wanted more money for transportation and as a result violence erupted with destruction of the venue properties and the staff of INEC were also held hostage. The INEC staff were released with the intervention of the Police and calm restored.
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