‘Where is my money?!’: APC Candidate Demands Refund From INEC Official [WATCH] #RiversRerun
The Rivers rerun election has been marred by revelations of bribing of INEC official by All Progressives Congress (APC) candidates and chieftains.
A video has surfaced of Azubuike Wonjoku, a candidate of the APC for House of Assembly in Rivers State storms the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) storms the collation centre and confronts an unidentified electoral official demanding a refund.
Wonjoku, who is contesting for a seat in state assembly in Ikwerre Local Government Area, approached an INEC official in the collation centre, confronted him violently shouting, “Where is my money?”.
The incident, sources say, happened in the morning of Sunday, March 20, 2016 after attempts to rig the elections by the APC were thwarted by vigilant voters. Following the confrontation, a fracas ensued attracting the intervention of security personnel on duty.
The plot to rig the Rivers rerun election was championed by Nigeria’s minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechiwho is embroiled in a national scandal after an INEC collation officer, Mrs. Ekwi Adebisa was arrested with fake results sheets and $100,000 at Novotel Hotel in Port Harcourt where Amaechi had lodged her for the night of Saturday, March 19, 2016.
Detectives had taken Mrs. Adebisa to the Mile 1 Police Station, Sunday. Amaechi, in the company of Ibim Semenitari, MD of NDDC, and Dakuku Peterside, DG of NIMASA and 400 soldiers stormed the police station and demanded she be release to him.
The video, which runs for close to 7 minutes, was shared on Facebook by a citizen reporter, Dike Amadi. Follow his facebook link and watch the video https://www.facebook.com/100008147626577/videos/1717520425196195/