Minister of Interior Lt.-Gen. rtd Abdulrahman Dambazau has ordered the closure of borders for the Saturday Governorship and State Assembly elections.
This is with effect from Friday, March 8, at noon to Sunday, March 10, at noon.
Comptroller-General of Nigeria Immigration Service Muhammad Babandede announced this in a statement in Abuja.
He said it is to restrict movements across the borders during the election days.
Babandede said the public is to take note and ensure compliance.