As of 10:30 am on Saturday, the governorship and State Assembly elections have yet to commence in many polling units in the Enugu metropolis, the Enugu State capital as officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission were nowhere to be found.
At Airport Secondary school, New Haven Secondary school, Annunciation Hospital Polling units, Mbulu-Njodo Wards 7, 5 and 9, all in Enugu East Local Government Area, elections had not commenced at the time of filing this report.
Many people appear to be uninterested in the election as journalist sighted many residents going about their business.
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Ngele Chinonso, who spoke to our correspondent, said he would not waste his time to vote since “INEC will announce another thing”.
“Even though I am going anywhere today, I have to relax and sleep in the house. It is better than going to vote as it will not count. INEC deceived us that they will conduct free and fair elections.
“As of 10:10 am electoral materials have not arrived in our polling units. In the last election – presidential election polling started at 2:05 pm. And it appears they will not come today till that time,” he said.