The 30 allegedly missing staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Kogi state have been found, the electoral umpire has reportedly claimed.
This news was disclosed by the chief press secretary to the INEC chairman, Rotimi Oyekanmi, in a statement Sunday, November 17.
According to the statement, the staff are safe and sound while they had also concluded their election day assignments.
“We can now confirm that all the 30 ad-hoc staff engaged for the 2019 Kogi governorship election and posted to polling Units 002, 006 and 013 at Olamaboro III; and polling Units 006, 012, 015, 016, 022 at Imani 1 all in Olamaboro local government area have been accounted for.
The reports says that the chairman of the commission has personally spoken with some of them and they confirmed that they are hale and hearty.