Gunmen storm INEC collation centre
Four gunmen on Sunday night stormed the
Independent National Electoral Commission’s
collation centre at United Christian Primary
School, Apapa in Lagos State.
An eyewitness told our correspondent that
came to the centre around 9pm.
Before the armed men could carry out any
attack soldiers stationed around the centre
quickly stepped in to face them.
“We don’t know their exact mission. Maybe they
have come to kill or just to cause confusion. For
whatever reason they have come with arms and
ammunition we are grateful that the soldiers
sighted them in time and neutralised their
attempt,” the witness said preferring to be
He however said that two of the armed men
escaped. 25 rounds of ammunition were found
The result announcement scheduled for Sunday
by INEC, the source said had been postponed.
source : Punch Nigeria