INEC Card Reader Detects 18, 424 Ghost Voters in Benue South Where David Mark Is Senator-elect
The card reader deployed for use in the just concluded 2015 general elections have continued to expose the massive fraud perpetrated by politicians across the country.
From discovery made in states likes Rivers, Akwa-Ibom and Delta State, where the figures recorded by the card readers for the governorship elections in the three states were far below the total number of votes allocated to the candidates, the revelation has now shifted to Benue State.
The INEC card readers o Monday morning sniffed out over 18,424 ghost voters in the just concluded Benue Zone C Senatorial Election where David Mark was returned as the Senator-elect.
The discovery was made by the senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the Benue South senatorial zone, Comrade Daniel Onjeh, who was authorised by the national and state Assembly tribunal in Benue State to inspect and take the electoral materials of last senatorial election in the area.
Onjeh had prayed the tribunal to grant him leave to inspect the electoral materials.
Disclosing the alleged shameful and shocking development, youthful Onjeh who once led the National Association of Nigerian Students and West African Students Union, affirmed that he won’t relent until his stolen mandate is restored.
Hear him, “whereas INEC declared 166,633 accredited voters for the April 28th General Elections, ??Card Reader recorded 148, 208.
“Aside a host of other irregularities, and non compliance with the Electoral Act, on the surface, 18,424 ??Ghost Voters have been detected . The stolen mandate must be restored”
Onjeh insisted he defeated the incumbent Senate President, David Mark who has been occupying the seat for sixteen years.