The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Warri North local government area of Delta State, has accused men of the Nigeria Army, 19 battalion of complicity in last Saturday’s governorship and house of assembly elections in the state.
The party also accused military personnel of the battalion of being partisan contrary to the professional responsibilities of the Nigeria Army.
Condemning the actions of the army during the polls, a chieftain of the party in Koko, Chief Attie Okorodudu alleged that personnel of the army on election duties, presided over electoral fraud that was perpetrated in some parts of Warri North and Sapele council areas.
He said: “We have it on good authority that the army is guilty of carrying out electoral fraud in parts of Delta State precisely Warri North and Sapele local government areas.
“They claimed to have escorted electoral materials but unfortunately, the materials being escorted by the army did not get to their destinations, yet results emerged from such areas.”