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2019 Election

Lagos Decides 2019: Voting Begins In Egbeda



Voting for the Governorship and State House of Assembly election commenced early on Saturday in some parts of Lagos State.

At polling units 45 and 40 in Ward 8 in the Alimosho Local Government Area, in Egbeda, the electorate were seen arriving as early as 6:15 am.

The electoral officials arrived the polling units with their materials at 7: 05 am,  while the electorates waited patiently.

NAN reports that electoral materials were being arranged by the officials and ready for the electioneering process at about 7:57 am.

The officials first enlightened the electorate on the processes involved in voting and how to avoid mistakes.

This was followed by pasting of voter lists on the wall for easy identification.

At the time of filing this report, the electorate were joining queues and beginning to cast their votes.

NAN confirmed that voting commenced at precisely 8:15 am.

George Oshogwe Ogbolu is a Digital Media Strategist | Content Writer | Journalist | New Media Influencer | Proofreader and a Deputy Editor at Naija News.