Nigeria Decides: Special treatment given to voters at Osinbajo’s polling unit in VGC (photos)

Officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) are yet to arrive the Code 33, Unit 2, Victoria Garden City(VGC), Lagos where Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will cast his vote in the presidential election on Saturday.

However, the unit witnessed early arrival of voters who started filing out at 5 a.m.

The voters are orderly seated while waiting for voting to commence unlike in other polling units across the nation.

A voter who pleaded anonymity disclosed that he arrived at the polling unit at about 5 a.m.

He said he would like to vote early enough and attend to other things.

Another voter, Friday Abraham, said he came to the polling some minutes before 5 a.m.

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“Basically, I came to exercise my right as a citizen and I needed to do so before the queue gets very long,” he said.

Moses Abraham said he arrived at the unit before 7am to vote and wait until the result is announced.

Popular Nigerian actress, Omoni Oboli, was on ground coordinating voters as they arrived in order to maintain orderly exercise when voting commences.


Tireni Adebayo

Tireni Adebayo is the Editor of Kemi Filani News. She has BSC in Mass Communication from the Redeemer's University and M.A in Mass Communication from the University of Lagos (2014 - 2015) where she majored in Public Relations and Advertising and Digital Media.  When she is not writing, she is either listening to music or reading her favorite books. Tel: +2348061000090 Address: Herbert Macaulay, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria Email: [email protected]

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