Today Cross Riverians in Akpabuyo state constituency and Ogoja/Yala federal constituency will be going out to vote for the candidates of their choice to fill the vacant position in both constituencies.
The Parchment will be providing live updates from different centers of the election.
8:14am: INEC officials arrive Ikot Offiong Ambai primary school polling units on time. Currently setting up for elections to commence by 8:30am
8:23am: Great calm in Akpabuyo, though heavy security presnece everywhere.
8:47am: In Ikot Ewa secondary voting is yet to commence.
The Parchment also observed special consideration given to people living with disability as Ad-hoc staffs.
In Okuku, Yala LGA: Accreditation has commenced as massive turn out by voters is witnessed
9:02am: Voting commences across major polling areas in Akpabuyo, Ogoja and Yala LGAs