Yahaya Bello, wife cast votes

Yahaya-Bello and wife

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has cast his vote at his Agassa country home in Okene Local Government polling unit, ward 001.

The governor cast his vote alongside wife, Rashida, at exactly 8:50 am on Saturday.


Bello is seeking a second term in office on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC).

He expressed satisfaction with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) over the conduct of the governorship election in the state.

There are nine polling units in the area with registration Code 11.

Voting process started slowly in parts of Lokoja due to the late arrival of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) officials and election materials.