Some prominent Nigerians have been alerting the country about alleged rigging plots in the forthcoming 2019 general elections. Lending his voice to the allegations, General Danjuma (rtd) said there are plans to cause unrest in some states which is aimed at systematically manipulating the elections.
Danjuma urged the people to protect their votes by ensuring that their votes and the choices they made at the polls are counted A former Chief of Army Staff, General Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma (rtd), has alleged that there is a plot by some people he described as elements of primitive democracy, to rig the 2019 general elections in several parts of the country.
Danjuma, 80, made the statement on Tuesday, January 22, at the inauguration of a medical laboratory at Rufkatu Danjuma Maternity Hospital in Takum, Taraba state, This Day reports. According to him, there is a sinister plan to cause unrest and mayhem in some states, including Taraba aimed at systematically manipulating the elections.
The former minister of defence allegation is coming days after former president Olusegun Obasanjo accused the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led federal government and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of planning to rig the forthcoming elections.