Breaking: APC Jittery of Edo Election, Tells Police To Push For Postponement

The news reaching us has it that the Nigerian Police Force, NPF in collaboration with the Department of Security Service, DSS has advised the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC to postpone the proposed Saturday governorship election in Edo State. 

In a joint press conference on Wednesday at DSS headquarters in Abuja, the spokesman of the police force, Don Awunah said that the two agencies received a credible intelligence that extremist and terrorist plan to attack vulnerable communities and soft targets between 12th and 13th of September 2016. They claimed that Edo State is one of the States the attack is billed to take place.

Meanwhile, this news did not go down well with many Nigerians. Many perceived this to be ploy by the APC led Federal government to manipulate the election, having analysed the feelers on ground on the possible outcome of the Saturday election. Both the CSOs and opposition parties have expressed their displeasure about this breaking news. 

On the other hand, INEC is yet to issue their final statement on the matter. We will keep our ears on the ground, whatever happens, God will help Nigeria.


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