Too Many Parties on Balllot Confusing – Amosun
Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun state has advocated six political parties in line with the geopolitical zones of the country.
Governor Amosun made the call in an interview with newsmen shortly after exercising his franchise at Ward 6, Unit 8, Ita-gbangba, in Abeokuta South Local Government Area of the state.
The governor who arrived the polling booth at 11am in company of his wife, Olufunso said the long lists of political parties was confusing hence the need for the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to streamline the parties to six.
Governor Amosun expressed satisfaction with the impressive turnout of eligible voters compared to what was recorded during the Presidential and National Assembly elections.
He commended President Muhammadu Buhari for his efforts towards ensuring credible and peaceful elections.
Radio Nigeria correspondent observed the process of accreditation and voting was faster, smooth and orderly.
Security operatives were strategically positioned to forestall breakdown of law and order in the areas visited.