Ahead of the Osun governorship election scheduled for Saturday, July 16, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has commenced the distribution of election materials to all the 30 local government areas of the state.
Officials of the commission moved the materials amid tight security on Thursday night at the headquarters located along Gbongan/Osogbo road.
The Osun State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Prof. Abdulganiy Raji said the electoral officers would take the items to their councils where they would be sent to the polling units on Saturday morning. He noted that the move is to ensure efficient delivery of the election materials to the polling units on Saturday.
The All Progressives Congress (APC), with the incumbent Governor Gboyega Oyetola as its candidate, Labour Party (LP) with former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yusuff Lasun as a candidate, and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) with Senator Ademola Adeleke as its candidate have all held their mega rally to persuade the electorates to vote for them.