He further said that “party agents
should not be allowed to see how voters vote;
there should be safe distance. Illiterate voters
should be assisted only by relatives, not by
The PDP candidate also urged all eligible
voters across the state to be calm and law-
abiding assuring them that their votes would
count and be protected.
The Edo governorship elections were
scheduled to hold on Saturday, September 10,
2016, but were postponed to September 28 by
the Independent National Electoral
Commission (INEC) for security reasons.
The PDP has accused the APC of influencing
the postponement, but the ruling party has
described the allegation as idiotic.