Reports from court room this morning has it that; Counsel to the Petitioner led by J.S. Okutepa (SAN), observed that voter registration was muddled up in certain local governments records of which were found in other local governments. He appealed to the Tribunal to allow him tender the missing information thus;
1 . Etim Ekpo LGA – 5 polling units of ward 4
2, Essien Udim LGA – 1 polling unit of ward 2
- Ikot Abasi LGA – 4 polling units of ward 4
- Ukanafun LGA – 2 polling units of ward 2.
Tribunal noted the observation of counsel and accordingly granted him leave to plead the order of the Tribunal for the documents to be admitted. Tribunal Chairman admitted the CTC of the missing voters register in the respective local governments and marked same as exhibits to be tendered at the Tribunal.
There ended the presentation of CTC of voters register as exhibits to the Tribunal .
On going now is the presentation of Forms EC8A in 28 LGAs of the state. Counsel informed the Tribunal that INEC provided the information for only 28 LGAs.
For Essien Udim LGA INEC supplied information on Form EC8A for only 19 polling units in 2 wards.