Abdul Majeed Ali, Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Police, Operation, has issued a stern warning to those planning to snatch ballot boxes during governorship elections in Bayelsa States on Saturday.
According to the DIG, those with such plans must have a rethink as the police will not condone such behaviour.
He said, “Anyone caught will not be spared and will not live to do that ever again. ”
Ali while addressing a press conference yesterday ahead of Saturday’s elections in Kogi and Bayelsa States, Ali, who is overseeing the Kogi elections, said that the Inspector General had deployed enough personnel to adequately police the state and deal with any eventuality during the election.
Meanwhile, a federal high court sitting in Abuja has nullified the PDP primaries in Bayelsa State on grounds of illegality.