The Osun state governorship election commenced today, 22nd September in all the local government areas in the state.
The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) has reiterated it’s full commitment in conducting a free, fair and credible election.
In this regards, the commission took to its official twitter handle to explain activities that are against it’s rules and punishable by law.
Take a look below
A person voting or attempting to vote at an election when he/she is not qualified or inducing a person to vote at an election knowing that such person is not qualified. It’s a criminal offence punishable by a term of imprisonment, a fine or both.
Paying money to any other person for bribery at any election or Receiving any money or gift, for voting or to refrain from voting at any election is an offence. It’s a criminal offence punishable by a term of imprisonment, a fine or both.
This is to remind us that INEC has not completely banned the use of mobile phones at the Polling Unit but at the Polling Booth. We can use the INEC eReporter App to report incidences or any mis-conduct from the field during the #OsunDecides2018 election.
via: INFORMATION NIGERIA