Osinbajo, wife cast vote in Ikenne


Feb. 25 (NAN/GNA) – Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and his wife, Dolapo, have cast their votes in the presidential election holding across the country.

The vice president and his wife, both from Ikenne, voted on Saturday  at Polling Unit 14, Egunrege, Ikenne Local Government Area.

The News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) reports that  officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) arrived at the polling unit as early as 7:15 am while accreditation of voters and voting  commenced at 8:35am.

Osinbajo and wife arrived at the unit at 9:54a.m; got successfully verified by the Bimodal Voter Accreditation System (BVAS)  at 9:58 a.m. and voted at 10am.

Speaking with newsmen shortly voting, Osinbajo said he was impressed with the conduct of the exercise at the unit.

He expressed optimism that the orderly conduct at the unit would be replicated across the country.

No fewer than 133 voters are expected to exercise their franchise at the polling unit.(NAN)

Edited by Ismail Abdulaziz

GNA/Credit: NAN


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