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INEC Sacks Over 200 Staff For Electoral Offences

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has sacked over 200 staff for various electoral offences in the Oyo state.

The state Resident Electoral Commissioner, Barrister Mutiu Agboke, made this known while speaking at the symposium put together by the Lanre Oladoyinbo-led executives of the University of Ibadan, Senior Staff Club entitled: ‘2019 elections: A post Mortem’

He admitted that there were problems during the last general elections in the state, adding that majority of staff were orchestrated by politicians.

According to him, “No fewer than 200 staff of the commission were dismissed for various electoral offences.”

“INEC performed well in the conduct of the 2019 election. We are ready to defend the results of last 2019 elections conducted in Oyo state in court.”


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