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Edo State Elections: Election Turns Bloody, One Shot Dead

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Edo election turns bloody as one person has been reportedly shot dead at Ologbo in Ikpoba Okah LGA in Edo State, south-south Nigeria, Empiregist reports.

HRH Jason Owen Akenzua, said he heard gunshots and when he contacted the DPO, he was told that it was the police that fired shots when the place was rowdy.

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“I heard gunshots and called the DPO Ologbo. He told it was police that fired warning shots to disperse the crowd when the place became rowdy. The area is calm and peaceful now.”

Meanwhile, the Governor of Edo State Godwin Obaseki has expressed his displeasure with INEC after spending over and Half Hour on the queue before he could cast his vote.

“I expected that INEC would have prepared better for this election. I waited for one and half (sic) hours on the queue before exercising my franchise, it’s a bit disappointing,” Obaseki said.

Details shortly……

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