Bauchi metropolis on Saturday recorded giant end up of voters in most polling items within the Presidential and Nationwide Meeting polls.
A correspondent of Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) who visited Railway, Video games Village, Dan-Iya Hardo, Bakari Duku, Baba Sidi, Bakin Kura and Nassarawa items, stories that the items recorded giant turned-out of voters.
NAN, nevertheless, stories that regardless of the spectacular turnout, the train didn’t start on schedule at some polling items, particularly at Bakari Duku Heart that homes 51 items.
Faruq Adamu, an election official, instructed NAN that the late graduation of the train was on account of the delay in distribution of election supplies.
Ishaya David, one other official, additionally blamed the late distribution of the supplies to poor community of distribution system adopted.
David stated that the supervisor delay within the distribution of the supplies until 8.30 am for causes finest recognized to him.
A few of the voters interviewed expressed delight that the election has commenced and recommended the Federal Authorities for peaceable conduct.
In the meantime, Resident Electoral Committee (REC), Impartial Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC) accountable for Bauchi, Alhaji Ibrahim Abdullahi, has attributed the delay within the distribution of voting supplies in some centres to the negligence of some election officers.
Abdullahi, who spoke by way of his Director of Voters Schooling and Publicity, Ahmed Waziri, nevertheless, stated that downside had been rectified.
The REC stated that 12 specialists had been deployed to rectify playing cards readers that will malfunction throughout the polls