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'More than 20,000 Security Personnel for Ekiti Poll'

The Commissioner of Police, Ekiti State Command, Bello Ahmed, Friday uncovered that more than 20,000 security work force would be sent for the gubernatorial race in Ekiti State, planned for fourteenth July, 2018.

Ahmed revealed this while instructions writers after the quarterly gathering with security offices which was held away from plain view at the central station of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Abuja.

He said having done danger investigation that the police had recognized glimmer focuses and people included who might be unfriendly to peace in the anticipated gubernatorial race in the state.

Ahmed stated: "We have done risk examination and we have distinguished all the blaze focuses, people included and everybody that is hostile to peace, amid the lead of this race as well as the whole Ekiti has been recognized and we have set up a strong security course of action to checkmate that.

"With respect to the police, we have more than 16,000 work force that will be included, and aggregate of more than 20,000 police and other security faculty's will be dynamic amid this anticipated decision," he included.

The official of police, not surprisingly said there would be confinement of development amid decision period, while demanding that each race spectator and even the media must be licensed by INEC for simple development on the race day.

"You can't simply wake up and say you are this, you are that. Nigerians being what we will be, we should take after due process. There is a label that will be given to you after due confirmation of your accreditation card. With that card you are allowed to move to any piece of the state to do your work."

The Ekiti State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mr. Abdulganiyu Raji, guaranteed that everything had been set up for the lead of the decision in Ekiti.

He said INEC had appropriated all non-delicate materials to all the 16 neighborhood government regions, focusing on that arrangement of work force would be finished by Monday one week from now.

Raji noticed that INEC had additionally sorted out town corridor meeting in 14 nearby government regions in the state disclosing procedures of decision to the general population of the state.

He expressed that the sort of structure that had been set up by the appointive body had made it troublesome for anyone to fix decision in the nation.

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