Wednesday, March 23, 2016 9:41 am
Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC in Rivers State says it is not aware of the declaration of results in the rerun election for Port-Harcourt City Federal and State Constituencies.
The INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner Aniedi Ikiowak at a press briefing in Port-Harcourt said any result declared after the commission’s official declaration on March 21st 2016 is not recognized by INEC.
He said the only results recognized by INEC are those of eight State Constituencies and one Federal Constituency.
The INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner Aniedi Ikoiwak also maintained that the commission has suspended further declaration of results of Saturday’s rerun elections in the state until after assessment and consultation with critical stakeholders.
The INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner Aniedi Ikoiwak also confirmed the death of a youth corper during Saturday’s rerun election in Ahoada West local government area of the state.