A former deputy president of the Nigerian Senate, Ibrahim Mantu, has found out how he helped his birthday party to win elections in the past.
Senator Mantu, who become a senator at the platform of the Peoples Democratic birthday celebration (PDP), ‘confessed the reality’ at some stage in an interview on hard copy, a Channels tv programme that airs on Friday.
requested about how he helped to rig elections, he said, “I don’t should go and alternate election (consequences) but when you offer money, you supply cash to INEC boys that in the event that they see any hazard they ought to favour you, you offer cash to the security (personnel); I let you know it’s now not always whilst i am contesting election however while my party sponsors a candidate, i will like that candidate to win election.”
A former deputy president of the Nigerian Senate, Ibrahim Mantu, has discovered how he helped his party to win elections within the past.
Senator Mantu, who turned into a senator at the platform of the Peoples Democratic birthday celebration (PDP), ‘confessed the fact’ throughout an interview on hard reproduction, a Channels television programme that airs on Friday.
asked about how he helped to rig elections, he said, “I don’t need to move and alternate election (consequences) however whilst you offer money, you deliver cash to INEC boys that if they see any chance they need to favour you, you offer cash to the security (personnel); I inform you it’s not always whilst i’m contesting election however whilst my birthday celebration sponsors a candidate, i’m able to like that candidate to win election.”
the previous Deputy Senate President who said himself as a born-once more politician in 2017 disclosed that he helped to rig elections by means of imparting economic inducements to officials worried inside the behavior of the polls.
He admitted to having bribed electoral and safety officials, even agents of different political parties so as no longer to elevate any objection to the consequences of the elections.
beforehand of the drawing close trendy polls, Senator Mantu, however, believes Nigeria can get a free and honest election if people are born once more like him and refuse to interact in electoral malpractice.
He similarly urged Nigerians to ensure they voted wisely in 2019 and assist leaders who would make the welfare of the people a top priority of their administration.
“i am uninterested in residing in poverty within the midst of lots and that i trust that we’ve the assets that people can live a respectable life with out being beggars to the ones who have,” Mantu lamented.
“So we want top governance and good governance can handiest be supplied by way of desirable people; exact folks who are actually repentant, who’re involved approximately the nicely-being of the humans.”