It was a theatre of war in Idanre, Ondo State, as hundreds of All Progressives Congress (APC) thugs invaded all the polling units in the area, shot sporadically into the air, and hijacked ballot papers and boxes.
While some voters scampered for safety, the thugs who were supervised by men in mobile police force uniforms who wielded sophisticated guns, inflicted machete wounds on others.
At ward 9 in in Omifun-Ofosun ward, voting had reached an advanced stage but the thugs stopped the process, snatched ballot papers and started thumb-printing in favour of APC.
They abducted the NYSC members supervising the election.
At alepupa and Jingbe, they repeated the atrocity. It was the same thing in Oliyewu, where a PDP agent was attacked with a machete and has been placed on danger list at the hospital.
The thugs further sacked Legbira, Elebisire, Erinjo, Agric, Ajebandele and adjacent polling units and during the entire period, there was no police or military patrol team in sight to salvage the situation.
Ofosun-Onisere-Omifunfun ward has a boundary with Benin and Ore.
All the villages were ransacked by APC thugs led by one Cobble.
They latter moved to Bajare axis of the country community to continue ballot snatching…