Polls: M.C. Oluomo threaten drivers from moving INEC materials - NEWS FRONTIER DAILY


Friday, February 24, 2023

Polls: M.C. Oluomo threaten drivers from moving INEC materials

There was commotion on Friday at  Ojo, Apapa and Mushin Local Government Areas of Lagos State,
as Musiliu Akinsanya  (Aka M.C. Oluomo) led Lagos State Park and Garage Management Committee threatened and stopped Independent National Electorial Committee, INEC accredited vehicles from leaving the Councils' offices with election materials.

Recall that the INEC and the National Association of Road Transport Owners, NARTO, a few weeks ago signed a Memorandum of Understanding, MOU, on the logistics in the movement of election materials.

Confirming the development, the Lagos State Chapter Chairman of NARTO, Alhaji Kayode Odunowo said that he got reports from drivers in the three locations of harassment and threat to members of NARTO by members of Lagos Park and Garage Management Committee .

Odunowo also said that despite the presence of Police officers at these location member of the Park and Garage Committee still went ahead to stop drivers from moving materials out of those locations.

He said, the matter has been reported to members of the Executives members of NARTO adding he was awaiting their instructions before he takes action.

Speaking in similar vein, the Lagos State NARTO Task Force  Chairman, Comrade Ridwan Bello said, the entire Lagos Island has been under his charge but the boys from for the Lagos State Park and Garage Management Committee have stopped movement of election materials adding that M.C Oluomo's boys are sabotaging the logistics process of the materials.

Bello also said if urgent steps were not taken to call Musiliu Akinsanya and his boys to order, the entire election process in Lagos State could be truncated.

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