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Amaechi wants Rivers election results cancelled

2015-03-28 22:49
President Goodluck Jonathan discusses with National Security Adviser Colonel Sambo Dasuki sitting beside Chief of Defence Staff Air Mashall Alex Badeh during a surprise visit to Maiduguri, on January 15, 2015.Jonathan met in a Maiduguri camp surviv ~ OLATUNJI OMIRIN

Port Harcourt - Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi wants the state's election results to be cancelled as he believes the state was compromised in terms of the preparations, Naij reported.

Amaechi alleges that the interference of the opposition party, the People's Democratic Party has influenced the result of the contest.

Also read: Buhari's Cross River campaign co-ordinator defects to PDP

According to the All Progressives Congress leader, the PDP has been working with officials and security agencies to rig the election by withholding result sheets. therefore the results of Rivers cannot be trusted.

He further expressed that all the election material are in the PDP's hand and feels quite disappointed with the Independent National Electoral Commission.

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