Sunday, 22 November 2015

INEC declares 2015 Kogi Governorship Elections inconclusive! #KogiDecides

Two top contenders Audu of APC and Wada of PDP

The Kogi Stage Elections held by Independent National Electoral commission accross the state yesterday has been declared Inconclusive!

Emmanuel Kucha, the returning officer of the election, announced the development at the INEC headquarters in the state, saying the margin between the two leading candidates is less than the number of the cancelled votes. Kucha gave the number of cancelled votes as 49,953 and the margin between Abubakar Audu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Idris Wada, the incumbent governor and candidate of the Peoples Democratic party (PDP), as 41,353. Audu secured 240,867 votes, while Idris polled 199,514 votes. 

The electoral body INEC is  to conduct supplementary elections at a date to be announced shortly  

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