Leaders and members of the Peoples Democratic Party on Friday protested the “rigging” of the Osun State Governorship election at the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission in Abuja.
Senate President Bukola Saraki, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, and PDP national chairman, Uche Secondus, led other party members during the protest.
The protesters wore T-shirts with the inscription “ the Nigeria Police and INEC are arms of the All Progressives Congress,” demanded that INEC should declare PDP candidate Ademola Adeleke as the winner of the Osun election.
Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, former Niger State Governor and presidential aspirant Sule Lamido and Senator Dino Melaye were also among the protesters.
As at the time of filing this report, INEC was yet to respond to their demand.