#LagosLGpolls update: Heavy downpour delays election

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The commencement of the Lagos State local government election was delayed this morning across the state by a heavy downpour.

Electoral officials are at this moment setting up in their various units.

Most roads are deserted but along the Lagos – Badagry Expressway a commercial bus was seen carrying passengers.

Many pedestrians were also walking

AYOBO AREA: At 730am the rain just subsidies. The roads are empty but people still move in corner streets. Dominant party here is the APC

Polling United 006 Ward A2
Amuwo Odofin at about 8:45

Mrs. Ajiborisha casting the first vote at Unit 015 Ward 03 Amuwo Odofin in FESTAC at about 9:15

Agents present are PDP, APC, APGA and Labour

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The heavens open up in FESTAC forcing voters to run for cover

Election process was yet to begin as at 9.45 am, solo , Ejigbo, Okota following delay of arrival of election materials.

There were no sight of officials of the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission, LASIEC at polling units at Isolo , Ejigbo, Okota, and Oshodi areas of Lagos state.

Amuwo Odofin: Voting about to commence at Unit 016, Ward 03.

Polling agents from APC, PDP, Labour and APGA are represented

Amuwo Odofin


FESTAC: Voters and officials take cover as the heavens opened up at Unit 033 FESTAC

Despite the heavy downpour witnessed across Lagos State, the governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, cast his vote at about 9:31 am, leading scores of electorate to the venue.

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Ayobo/Ipaja: Most wards still awaiting arrival of voting materials as at 10.30am. However voting has started in Wards A and B

Voting in process in Ibeju-Lekki Senior High school. Election is going on smoothly. Only APC and Labour party are represented

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