Kogi West: INEC Declares Rerun Poll Inconclusive

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the Kogi West Senatorial District rerun poll inconclusive. INEC on Sunday said it will announce a new date for a supplementary election following the cancellation of votes in many polling units and wards. The candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Smart Adeyemi polled a total…

Kogi West Rerun: Melaye Rejects Results, Decries Violence and Rigging

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Kogi West Senatorial District rerun, Dino Melaye has rejected the results of Saturday’s election. Melaye who addressed newsmen on Sunday said the results were being doctored by the All Progressives Congress (APC) with the support of the state’s governor, Yahaya Bello. “They did this by…

Kogi Guber: Bello Vows to Resist Plans by Opposition Parties to Rig Poll

Kogi state Governor, Yahaya Bello has vowed to resist attempts by opposition parties in the state to rig Saturday’s gubernatorial election in the state. Bello who spoke at the weekend during a campaign rally at Dekina/Bassa constituency said that anyone trying to bring mercenaries from other states to cause trouble and rig the elections would…

Akwa Ibom North West: Court Orders Rerun Poll in Akpabio’s Local Government

The Court of Appeal sitting in Calabar has ordered a rerun poll in Essien Udim Local Government area of Akwa Ibom state within 90 days. The three-man panel of the court led by Justice S. Tanko Hussein, in its judgement on Saturday declared as invalid the Independent National Electoral Commission’s (INEC) declaration of Senator Christopher…