The stage is set for the residents of Osun State, South West Nigeria, to choose who will pilot their affairs for the next four years as voters in their large numbers have started to troop out to their various poling units to exercise their franchise.
Voters were observed observing orderliness in long queues as they started the accreditation exercise and eventual voting.
Most of the voters who were anxious to cast their votes also expressed optimism that the exercise would be observed without any case of violence.
PU: 06 Ward: 03
Ede North LGA
Election materials have been set up by the Election personnel. Voters are checking for their names on the voter's lists. Security operatives are also on ground.
Ward: 4 PU: 006
Ede South LGA:
Election materials in Osun East are arriving various polling units. Voters are arriving in bits, checking for their names at their various polling units.
Ife East LGA, PU 9; CAC primary school Moore (1)
The security at Christ Apostolic Church Isegun Moore deny INEC officials entry into church premises, says church was not well informed.
Ward 02, Ikija 1,
PU 004, Ideta Ifetedo, Ifetedo, Ife-South LGA.
Voters are checking for their names on the pasted list as officials set up polling booths.
Ward 1, Ife City College I Ilesha Road,
PU 001, Ife East LGA. I
NEC officials arrive with election materials.
Ife central LGA
RA 05 PU 003 (Ajebamidele Ile-Ife).
INEC officials and party agents on ground for the election. No security agents on ground yet.
PU, 004; Ayetoro Area; Ife North LGA; Ward, 07; Ipetumodu II.
INEC Officers are setting up as voters walk into the voting arena.
Ward 02, Ikija 1, PU 010, Akodi Famoroti Ifetedo, Ifetedo, Ife-South LGA.
As INEC officials set up for voting, the cloudy sky is a cause to worry for them.
Ilesha East LGA; RA 10; PU 015 (Open space, opp CCC Orogba, Ilesa).
Sensitisation of voters is over, however, accreditation has yet to commence. Social distance is not observed.
Ward: 4 PU: 008
Ede South LGA
Voters have arrived in their numbers. They are currently checking for their names on the pasted lists. Security personnel are present and the environment is peaceful.
Ward 01 PU 002
Three election officials and one security officer on ground setting up the polling unit. List of names accredited has been pasted.
WARD10, Unit 004
The ad hoc staff are done pasting the voters list and have set the table for accreditation and voting.
We have six security personnel on ground
PU 003, Ojomu Compound
Ward 6, Ada11, Boripe LGA
Large numbers of voters outside awaiting commencement of voting process. Elderly people are given seats.
The INEC officials are also getting prepared for the Process.
Ward 4 Unit 1
INEC ad hoc staff are around and the polling unit is already set up. The list has also been pasted.
Ward 1 PU 07
Ad-hoc staff are pasting the voters list while some voters are looking up their names on the list. Five male security personnel arrived the polling unit at 7:44am.
Ward 4 Unit 3
The ad hoc staff are around and the polling unit is already set up. The list has been pasted already.
PU 004, Ward 03, N.U.D Primary School I Oke-Otan,
The four INEC officials have set up the table and voting cubicle in preparation for the accreditation and voting.