INEC distributes election materials in Kogi ahead of governorship poll


The Independent National Electoral Commission has distributed sensitive materials for the upcoming governorship election across the 21 Local Government Areas of Kogi State.

The electoral body had earlier scheduled the governorship election for Saturday, November 11, with concurrent elections in Imo and Bayelsa States.

Security forces such as the police, army, and other agencies have deployed personnel for crucial security measures.

At the INEC headquarters in Lokoja on Friday, a notable presence of policemen, members of the Counter-Terrorism Unit, sniffer dogs, and an Armoured Personnel Carrier was observed.