The Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello, and his wife have voted at Agassa polling unit 011 in Okene Local Government of the state.
The governor came in the company of heavily armed personnel of the State Security Service (SSS).
The governor and his wife waited for others to be accredited before taking their turn.
Meanwhile, a combined team of the Nigeria Police Force and the State Security Service (SSS) are closely monitoring the accreditation and voting exercise which commenced at 9:15 am in the governor’s polling unit.
The operatives are persuading voters to allow elderly women to get accredited and vote first, while also ensuring that voters maintain a straight line.
The exercise is going on smoothly as of the time of this report.
The Independent National Electoral Commission had revealed that there are about two million voters in the state.