FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ORDERS CLOSE OF BORDERS FOR SATURDAY’S POLLS
Written by thereachfm on March 8, 2019
The Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau has ordered the closure of borders for the Saturday Governorship and State Assembly elections.
Comptroller-General, Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Muhammad Babandede announced this in a statement in Abuja on Thursday saying that this is with effect from noon Friday,8th March , to Sunday, 10th March.
While urging the public is to take note and ensure compliance, he added that the aim is to restrict movements across the borders during the election days.