Heads of security monitoring teams for the Edo governorship election have announced an investigation into reports of gunshots and violence in some areas.
Adeleye Oyebade, Deputy Inspector-General of Police, who heads the Edo election Security Monitoring Team, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
He said teams were en route the scenes.
Oyebade added that their visit was to also ensure that election activities were going on according to electoral laws.
There were cases of gunshots at Oza community, near Abudu in Orhionmwon Local Government Area, and Ologbo, a border town between Edo and Delta.