Security operatives on Saturday allegedly arrested the council chairman of Igalamela Local Government Area of Kogi State, James Onoja, for possession of ammunition and huge cash.
It was gathered that the money and the ammunition were packed in several ‘Ghana-must-go’ bags and allegedly meant for use during Saturday’s election.
The council chairman and his gang were seen in a viral video expressing regrets and begging for forgiveness.
Kogi State Police Public Relations Officer, William Ovye did not pick his calls as of the time of filing this report.
Saturday’s Governorship election was marred with several allegations of vote-buying amidst low voter turnout.
Peoples Democratic Party governorship candidate, Dino Melaiye, demanded the cancellation of elections conducted in five LGAs in the state.