The Labour Occasion has described the conduct of yesterday’s gubernatorial and Home of Meeting elections because the worst election ever performed in Nigeria’s historical past.
In response to the social gathering, it has watched with trepidation the continuing rape of democracy in Nigeria as being supervised by INEC.
An announcement issued by the nationwide chairman of the social gathering, Barr Julius Abure, stated the INEC led by Prof Mahmood Yakubu had clearly proved to the world that the result of the February 25 presidential election which denied the Labour Occasion and its presidential candidate, Peter Obi the victory which Nigerians graciously gave him was not a ‘glitch’ as infamously claimed however a well-orchestrated plot to favour a selected political social gathering and candidate.
“What transpired immediately throughout the nation was a whole sham as critical thuggery, violence and suppression of voters prevailed unchecked. Folks had been prevented from going to vote for candidates of their alternative, particularly once they understand you’re supporting the opposition social gathering. There have been additionally incidents of poll snatching, intimidation of voters and excessive ranges of vote shopping for. These electoral crimes had been very seen in Rivers, Lagos, Enugu, Edo, Delta, and several other different states.
“There was additionally a excessive degree of voter apathy apparently as a result of folks have misplaced religion within the electoral course of. They sincerely consider that it was not value it after what occurred on February 25, the place the mandate given to the LP was stolen. Folks consider that their votes won’t depend anymore. So INEC has succeeded in mismanaging all of the features that now we have made within the electoral reforms.