Police parades three suspected vote buyers and sellers during the Osun State governorship election

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The Nigeria Police Force over the weekend confirmed the arrest of three suspected vote buyers and sellers during the Osun State governorship election.

Force Public Relations Officer, Jimoh Moshood disclosed this in a statement on Saturday.

He said the suspects are 61-year-old Muriat Olalekan and 65-year-old Hamzat Muniru.

The police also alleged that a PDP chieftain Adeagbo Wasiu, of ward 8 unit 9 Fiwasaye Area Osogbo was arrested for vote buying.

Moshood also claimed that the police recovered 116,000 naira from Wasiu and N604,000 from the other two suspects.

The police further noted that investigations are ongoing and the suspects will be arraigned in court after it is completed.

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