INEC Loses Electoral Officer to Boat Mishap in Kogi


The Kogi State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Prof. James Apam, yesterday said an unnamed ad hoc electoral officer has died in a boat mishap in Ibaji Local Government Area of the state.

He stated that the deceased was a student of the Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja.

He added that the student was contracted for the governorship election but died while on election duty on Saturday.