INEC Did Not Budget N6billion to Feed Police
The Independent National Eletoral Commission (INEC) refutes the claim that it budget 6billion naira to feed police personnel that will provide security for elections in 2019.
INEC released a statement saying the budget is not for the police alone but to all security personnel and observers that will oversee elections in 2019.
The agency said it budget only 25% of the rumoured amount and the use will involve the feeding of INEC permanent and ad hoc staffs, presiding officers and election monitors.
Also it is not only for the general election alone but for other election including bye-elections and elections ordered by the court.
The statement said