The Mega Party of Nigeria, Ondo State chapter, said it would drag the Independent National Electoral Commission to court for not including the logo of the party on the ballot sheets that were used for the senatorial election held on February 23, 2019, in Ondo State.
The party complained that the absence of the party’s logo on the ballot papers disenfranched many loyalists of the party in the Ondo North Senatorial District.
The South West Chairman of the party, Mr. Biyi Poroye, stated this in Akure, the Ondo State capital on Saturday. He asked the INEC to cancel the election, threatening to drag the electoral commission before the Election Petitions Tribunal.
According to him, the absence of the party’s logo on the ballot papers disfranchised many members and supporters of the party, explaining that all the party’s loyalists could not vote for the party’s senatorial candidate in Ondo North, Dr. Dipo Fatogun, in the election. Read more