Rivers Rerun Calm in Buguma as voters await INEC staff in wards

It was also reported that there were no sign of staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in several wards in the area.

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Former Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi and current Governor, Nyesom Wike play

Former Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi and current Governor, Nyesom Wike

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The Federal and State Assembly Rerun elections in Rivers State is scheduled to hold today, Saturday, March 19, 2016.

According to a report by Vanguard Newspaper, there is calm in Buguma, headquarters of Asari Toru local government area as at about 7: 50am.

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It was also reported that there were no sign of staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in several wards in the area.

The report further revealed that at Ward 4 there was no material as at about 7.53am and a youth leader, Livingston Membere, alleged that the soldiers had moved into the community to calm a slight tension in the town on Friday night, March 18, 2016.

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