Group seeks confirmation on arrest of fake personnel in Akwa Ibom state.

A group under the auspices of Ikot Ekpene Senatorial District People’s Assembly has called for a probe into the activities of fake soldiers, INEC officials and Policemen during the Presidential and National Assembly elections, in Ikot Ekpene Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State.

There are stories that officers of the Nigerian Army during the elections apprehended a busload of fake soldiers, Policemen and INEC staff.

The group in a statement by its chairman and secretary, Dr Akaninyene Ukpong and David Eshiet, commended the Nigerian Army for the feat and urged the Commissioner of Police not to succumb to any pressure from politicians.

While commending the Nigerian Army for their prompt action, the group asked to be informed about the status of the case.