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Friday, 27 March 2015

Nigeria Police Warns Against These Offences on Election Day

The Nigeria Police warns the public against the following acts on election days.

The offences include casting of votes twice or more, announcing false election result, stopping any other person from voting and revealing information on a ballot paper of another person, NAN reports. 

The others are being in possession of another person’s voter card, disorderly behaviour at polling unit, canvassing for votes at polling unit and shouting slogan of a political party at polling unit.

The Police also warned against people being armed with guns, sticks, stones or any other dangerous weapons at polling unit and loitering or walking about in a poling unit were offences. 

It listed the other offences as using siren at a polling unit, snatching or destroying ballot boxes or card readers, holding public meeting during election hours on election day. It also listed wearing or carrying badge or poster of a political party and inflicting or threatening to inflict injury on any person or persons at a polling unit as the others.

Now you!! Vote wisely and responsibly tomorrow. #Nigeria2015.