Ahead of the Osun State governorship election, on Saturday, the state of security has been enhanced by the police around the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission in Osogbo.
The commission which began the distribution of sensitive election materials to the INEC offices in the 30 local government areas of the state had the presence of security personnel.
Mr Olusegun Agbaje, the Resident Electoral Commissioner in Osun State, revealed that election materials had been distributed to the local government areas for the governorship election that will be held on September 22.
The REC said, “The election materials have all been transported to the local government areas. We started distributing them this morning and we completed it this evening. They have all been moved and they are all at the local government including smart card readers. They are being watched by security men and nothing can tamper with them”.