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Just In: Violence In Benue As Thugs Break Ballot Box, Chase Voters Away

Just In: Violence In Benue As Thugs Chase Voters Away

The rerun election in Jato-Aka, Tse Akough PU 012, Yaav Ward, Kwande Local Government of Benue State has been disrupted by political thugs.

E247mag.com understand that a man identified as Iorver Yough who is suspected to be a card-carrying member of the All Progressives Congress allegedly led thugs with Sekav Aule (Tor Geri Jato-aka) to destroy election materials.

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The report say that Yough allegedly slapped the PDP agent, Micheal Iornongo, used club and machetes on him while Aule and his boys broke the ballot box and snatched the register.

This situation sent panic unto the electorates who immediately flee the scene.

As a result, several electoral materials are said to be missing.

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