Southern, Middle Belt leaders allege registration of mercenary voters

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the Southern and Middle Belt Leaders’ Forum has, again, restated its lack of confidence in the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu. The leaders expressed worries over reports of alleged registration of mercenaries from neighbouring countries for the election. In a communiqué issued yesterday after its consultative meeting in Lagos, the Forum, in its position signed by Yinka Odumakin (South-West), Senator Bassey Henshaw (South- South), Prof. Chigozie Ogbu (South-East) and Dr. Isuwa Doga (Middle Belt), said President Muhammadu Buhari…

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