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VIDEO: Ekiti NUJ Election Disrupted! Ballot Box Destroyed By Hoodlums

There was pandemonium at the secretariat of the Nigerian Union of Journalists in ekiti state on wednesday as hoodlums suspected to be sponsored by the outgoing chairman of the union Laolu Omosilade stormed the election venue to attack voters.

Omosilade who is a staff of the Broadcasting Service of Ekiti state served as two term chairman of the union from 2011 to 2017.

Trouble started when staff of BSES and some staff of the information chapel went haywire as they claimed their voting numbers got reduced by NUJECO.

All hell let loose at the imported hoodlums gained entrance into the election room and vandalised ballot boxes and every other electoral materials.

 Officials of the electoral committee and the national officers of the union who had come to conduct the election took to their heels seeing what the election is turning to

It is however unclear if the election will continue or be postponed

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