The Director in charge of South -West , National Youth Service Corps , Mr Emmanuel Attah, has said no corps member was among the officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission whose boat capsized on Saturday .
Attah said this in an interview with
The PUNCH in Akure on Saturday .
He said no corps member was deployed to the riverine area of the state for governorship election duty .
The NYSC director said, “ We did not deploy corps members to the riverine areas, so none of our corps members is among those in the capsized boat .
“ But we thank God that none of those in the boat died.The PUNCH had earlier reported that the boat that carried some ad -hoc officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission with some election materials in the Igbokoda area of the Ilaje Local Government Area capsized .
But it was gathered that there were no casualties in the incident as the men of the Nigerian Navy rescued all the victims and the election materials
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