The senate president, David Mark and senate minority leader, George Akume have been accredited in Otukpo and Wannune towns of Otukpo and Tarka local government areas of Benue State.
Also, Benue State Governor Gabriel Suswam, the governorship candidate of the APC, Samuel Ortom and that of the PDP, Terhemen Tarzoor have all been accredited.
The accreditation of the political heavy weights witnessed no challenge with the card readers, just as there was no violence in the polling units.
Mark was accredited at Otukpo club polling unit, while Akume had his in Wannune market polling unit, all at about 11am.
Suswam was accredited at NKST Primary School Grade 1 Anyiin in Logo LGA at 11.40 am.
For the APC governorship candidate, Ortom, his accreditation was successfully done at a polling unit in Nzorov council ward of Guma LGA, while that of the PDP, Tarzoor was accredited in North Bank ward 2 area of Makurdi LGA.