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General News of Saturday, 25 February 2023


Thumb printed ballot papers in favour of Labour Party destroyed

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Photos has emerged of thumb printed ballot papers been destroyed by some hoodlums in some polling units across the country.

According to reports, thugs arrived at Igbokusu near Lekki area of Lagos, and destroyed ballot boxes and ballot papers which voters had already casted their ballots.

The ballot papers showed the thumb printed papers were in favour of Labour Party.

Report indicates that the INEC officials had their phones stolen, three ballot boxes snatched and venues destroyed.

The BBC Pidgin reports that a group of boys arrived at the venue holding bottles and machetes chasing people away.

"They stole the INEC officials phones and took away three ballot boxes, now the election is scattered.