#BenueRerun: Inec Cancels election over violence

Must Read

FACTBOOK: Coronavirus In Nigeria — Everything You Need To Know

By Gbenga OdunsiAs Nigeria further shuts down in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, and more cases are being recorded...

Nigeria’s Response To Coronavirus Is Impressive – UN Chief

The United Nations has praised Nigeria for it's handling of the Coronavirus pandemic.Nigeria, Africa's most populated country with an...

Coronavirus: FG Set To Evacuate Nigerians Stranded Abroad

The ministry of foreign affairs has directed all its missions abroad to get the list of Nigerians abroad who...

‘Africa Is Not A Testing Ground’ – Drogba, Eto’o Slam French Doctors Over Racist Comments

Ivorian football legend, Didier Drogba and Cameroonian football legend, Samuel Eto'o have joined other Africans in calling out two...

Anthony Joshua’s World Title Defence Against Pulev Postponed

Nigerian British heavyweight Anthony Joshua’s defence of his IBF, WBA, WBO and IBO world titles against Bulgaria's Kubrat Pulev...

 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC have suspended in election in Azendeshi ward in Benue.

The suspension was announced by the state’s Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Nentawe Yilwatda because of the attack and destruction of election materials by suspected thugs.

As a result, many votes have fled the area, of feared of being attacked.

Meanwhile some vehicles carrying election materials to the polling unit were early on Saturday, attacked – Leaving some people including INEC officials and party agents injured.

The major contenders are incumbent governor, Samuel Ortom of the PDP, who initially scored 410,576 votes, and Emmanuel Jime of the APC who had scored 329,022 votes before INEC declared the polls inconclusive.

Benue states along 5 other states have supplementary polls today.

- Advertisement -

1 COMMENT

  1. Ortom using Gods’ name to deceive people since 2015 he is already a cursed but imposing himself on the people who evidently don’t want him now, is an invitation of further curses that will not see him last in whatever he knows how to do best. God is watching you.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

More Articles Like This

- Advertisement -