The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ekiti State, has suspended the Ekiti East constituency I bye-election scheduled to hold today March 20.
According to a statement issued by the electoral body, the election was indefinitely suspended following the outbreak of violence in various polling units in the LGA.
Three voters lost their lives by suspected political thugs during the attack. A police officer, an NYSC member, and an INEC staff also sustained gunshot injuries.
Read the full statement from the commission below