Nigerians are reacting angrily over the viral video of Permanent Voters Cards PVC, of Nigerian citizens seen dug out from the ground.
The location is yet unknown but unconfirmed report said it’s in Port Harcourt and Imo state
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has reacted to a claim that permanent voter cards (PVCs) were found buried in Imo state.
In a viral video online, residents were seen gathered around several PVCs said to have been dug out of the ground.
In the statement released by INEC, which reads in part, it’s says the the commission is not taking the allegation lightly and they have commence immidiate investigation and anyone found in such act, trying to disenfranchise the citizens of Nigeria, will face the law.
“These are people’s original PVCs hidden underground to stop them from voting,” a voice in the video said.
Festus Okoye, INEC national commissioner, information and voter education, the electoral body said its attention has been drawn to videos
trending online that PVCs were allegedly buried underground in some locations, “including the compound of a high-profile person”.
Already Nigerians on social media are angry over the incident and they are voicing their frustration over it.
Read some of the reactions below 👇
@rischmaneve1999 said: This is exactly what they want you to believe,why we they dump them where people can easily access them,can’t they burn them or dispose them secretly,do you think they are stupid they are working on your mind,to make you believe it’s not working.Don’t be discouraged,don’t give up
@elohorinnocent Said: The people ruling this country would not go down without a fight. Look at this wickedness, this same thing happened in Lagos. In fact, if you register in Lagos that year you won’t get your pvc
@ouwamo46112611 SAID: No political party is a saint, if apc wins, you’ll see bunch of alatenuje from labour party and PDP decamp to APC , same thing if LP wins, you’ll see lots of APC and PDP decamp to the said party, D problem is not party itself but the people in the party and the high class.
Another responded by saying: You get sense jor…who hid the twenty thousand pvc’s?you think a reasonable party will do that.They know themselves. Let’s stop lying to ourselves.
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