INEC declares Imo North Senatorial rerun inconclusive
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has declared Saturday’s senatorial rerun election in Imo North inconclusive.
The electoral umpire says it took the decision following massive rigging in some local government areas where the election took place.
It also says the number of cancelled votes is more than the actual number of votes cast.
The Returning Officer, Arinze Agbogu, said the APC’s Ben Uwajumogu, polled 49,000 ((48,921)) votes, and that PDP’s Athan Achonu scored 40,000 ((40,142)) votes..
Voting was cancelled in 15 polling units with a total of 13,000 registered voters.