Senator Dino Melaye, on Wednesday stormed the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission in Abuja demanding cancellation of the Kogi West Senatorial rerun election.
Melaye through his lawyer, Tobechukwu Nweke filled a petition dated November 18 2019 and entitled: “A call for cancellation of the Election for Kogi West Senatorial District held on November 16 2019 in certain areas.”
The INEC Secretary, Rose Orianran-Anthony and National Commissioner/Chairman of its Information and Voter Education Committee, Festus Okoye received Melaye’s petition with 21 video CD’s documentary evidence.
In a video posted on his Twitter handle, Melaye accused the All Progressive Congress (APC) to have rigged the election using helicopter releasing bullets and tea gas.
He described the election results as voodoo.
National commissioner of INEC Festus Okoye and Secretary of INEC recieving my petition today with 21 video CD's documentatry evidence. pic.twitter.com/1traSZ3MAU— Senator Dino Melaye. (SDM) (@dino_melaye) November 20, 2019
Watch the videos below:
Voodoo results in Kogi pic.twitter.com/koAf3SbkC4— Senator Dino Melaye. (SDM) (@dino_melaye) November 20, 2019