The new practise of see and buy took the center stage in Ekiti State today as all the candidates paid between N3,000 and N7,000 in buying voters.
As the Ekiti governorship elections proceeds in the state, open use of money by all the contestants to buy electorates and the highest bidder wooed voters with cash.
At Ado Ekiti, Ise-Ekiti, Ode-Ekiti and several other towns, heavy distribution of money was the other of the day. “operation see and buy”.
“It’s see and buy by PDP and APC at Ado Ekiti ward 2 unit 6 and all protest to security officers by officers of MPN and SDP fell on deaf ears as they claimed they could do but nothing about the situation, that it is a general practice” said a voter.
A group of party faithfuls at Iluomoba invaded almost all the polling units in the town with thugs, they chased away all the voters in some polling units.
However voting has ended and counting is ongoing.