Voters have trooped out in large numbers in many parts of Ado-Ekiti to vote for the successor of Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State.
A large number of voters were seen at their polling units as early as 6:45 am.
Very early today, over 100 voters were waiting for officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission at ward 8, units 4 and 5, Odo Aremu area of Ado metropolis.
A van belonging to the Nigeria Army and Police was stationed at the Ereguru junction and Oke-Ori Omi along the Old Governor’s Office.
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At St. Thomas Primary School Irona, the voters were seen checking their names on the lists with INEC staff already at their duty posts.
Also, at St. Paul primary school, Odo Ado, Ado-Ekiti, a large number of people were seen as early as 7:25am checking the voters’ register pasted on the wall.
Also at Ward 8, Ereguru, Ado-Ekiti, party loyalists, agents, voters came out en masse to cast their votes
As early as 7:05am, voters were at the polling unit where the Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari, Senator Femi Ojudu, will vote President watching with keen interest as INEC officials prepared the ground for the election.