Suspected thugs on Saturday set ablaze electoral supplies meant for supplementary elections in the complete Azendeshi ward in Chito city of Benue state.
Chito city is the headquarters of Azendeshi ward with 13,000 voting inhabitants.
The electoral supplies have been stated to have been stored at a public main college earlier than thugs belonging to one of many political events overpowered safety males and set them ablaze
There was additionally reviews of the same state of affairs in a part of Kwande native authorities space as thugs manhandled INEC employees and destroyed electoral supplies however the state of affairs was stated to have been introduced below management.
Aside from these remoted circumstances the election was typically peaceable in Benue with a big turnout of voters at varied polling models as earlier as 8am.
As at press time the method was nonetheless ongoing in 22 native authorities areas out of 23 the place the rerun train is going down.