The governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano has embarked on moves to rig election in the state in favour of the incumbent president, Muhammadu Buhari for the presidential election coming up on February 23.
According to a close source in Anambra government house who spoke in the condition of anonymity said that Obiano has already sent out text message on telephones of civil servants in the state to submit their voting details.
The text message, forwarded to this medium by a civil servant in Anambra State, reads as follows: “Pls submit a return on these details of staff in your school to Admin Dept PPSSC Awka zonal office as directed by the Executive Governor of Anambra state.
“Return to be submitted before close of work 2moro 20/02/19.
“Pls acknowledge receipt of this info.
Our correspondent gathered that there are six Zonal Directorates in the stated and that the same message has been received across the state.
Upon inquiry, another civil servant, who spoke on condition of anonymity to avoid losing her job, said that the headmaster of her school has been repeatedly calling her phone since afternoon.
She said the headmaster, who spoke with a great sense of urgency, ordered her to submit the required details or risk losing her job, as well.