Tens of security officers have been deployed to the headquarters of the electoral commission (EC) following mounting tensions across the country.

Armed policemen fiercely guard office of electoral commission

Checks by the KasapaFMonline shows armored vehicle parked just at the fore courts of the commission as moving vehicles are being subjected to thorough checks.

Meanwhile, the national peace council is urging the Electoral Commission (EC) to speed up the process of declaring the results. The peace council fears a late declaration of results could get the seeming tensions in the country go off the roof.