He Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) arrested 10 people suspected of buying votes with N1.9 million in cash in Gombe State.
EFCC Kano Zonal Commander Farul Dogondaji, who is currently in Gombe State on election mission, told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in a phone interview that the suspects were arrested in the government areas. local to Gombe, Akko, Nafada and Kwami. state.
It said 10 suspects were detained with 43 wrappers attempting to induce eligible voters in affected LGAs.
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He said all the suspects were arrested when they tried to share the money to influence voters during the Governor and State Assembly elections.
The EFCC commander said the suspects will be charged in court after an investigation. (YAYA)