KOGI ELECTION, Kogi 2019 poll: INEC suspend announcement of results, SALASDOEPOST

Kogi 2019 poll: INEC suspend announcement of results

After so much cancellation and election tussle in Kogi 2019 Poll

INEC decide to suspends the announcement of results till November 18

KOGI ELECTION, Kogi 2019 poll: INEC suspend announcement of results, SALASDOEPOST

After so much cancellation and election tussle, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has suspended the announcement of governorship election results in Kogi state.

It was noted by a source that the Returning Officer for the election, Professor Ibrahim Umar, announced the postponement of the election results collation late on Sunday, November 17.

Professor Umar, who is the Vice-Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, Kaduna state told party agents and other political stakeholders at INEC headquarters, venue of the announcement in Lokoja, the state capital, that the collation will continue at 9am on Monday, November 18.

According to local reports, at the time of the suspension of the announcement on Sunday, only five local governments were yet to be declared. Results from a total of 16 LGs had already been declared.