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Elections will be peaceful in Uvwie – Emakpor

BY JIMITOTA ONOYUME

 

WARRI: All Progressives Congress, APC,  House  of Assembly candidate for Uvwie  state House of Assembly complex, Bar Edafe Emakpor has expressed hope that Saturday’s elections will be peaceful in the local government area.

 

It will be recalled that the area was enmeshed in cult war among rival cult groups which resulted in the death of about eight persons before the presidential elections.

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Emakpor who spoke yesterday in Effurun, Uvwie local government area before embarking on the last lap of his campaigns enjoined electorates to turn out enmass to vote , stressing that security arrangement had been put in place to guarantee safety of voters .

 

He said he was optimistic that the elections will be peaceful in the area. Fielding questions from newsmen on  his expectation he said he was going to win.

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He said it was time for  people  of the state constituency to reward his  good works in the area , adding that there will be no room for ballot snatching and all forms of electoral malpractice on the election day.

 


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