Sunny. Hot.

7 day
  • Wednesday 21-33°c Mostly sunny. Hot. Mostly sunny. Hot.
    Thursday 20-34°c Mostly sunny. Hot. Mostly sunny. Hot.
    Friday 20-33°c Mostly sunny. Hot. Mostly sunny. Hot.
    Saturday 20-33°c More sun than clouds. Hot. More sun than clouds. Hot.
    Sunday 21-33°c More sun than clouds. Hot. More sun than clouds. Hot.
    Monday 23-33°c Morning clouds. Hot. Morning clouds. Hot.
More News

INEC announces Bayelsa Assembly winners without figures

2015-04-14 17:26
A ballot box filled with ballot is pictured before being counted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) at a polling station in Yenagoa in Bayelsa State ~ PIUS UTOMI EKPEI

Yenogoa - The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Bayelsa State on Monday went against the norm in the release of election results, reports Punch.

The commission released the names of winners in Saturday’s state House of Assembly elections in the state without the result sheets showing the actual votes polled by the candidates and their parties.

The results were for 14 out of the 16 constituencies where elections were held in the state.

Also read: APC thugs hijack voting material in Bayelsa

The commission told anybody interested in the number of votes scored by each candidate and political party to write it.

Read more at Punch.

Read more on 2015 elections

Read more on: inec  |  bayelsa state  |  2015 elections

More In This Category
Lasun emerges new Deputy Speaker

Hon Yusuf Sulaimon Lasun has been elected as the new Deputy Speaker of the 8th Assembly..

APC rejects Saraki, Dogara

The All Progressives Congress has rejected the emergence of Senator Bukola Saraki and Yakubu Dogara as Senate President and Speaker of the House of Representatives respectively.

El-Rufai downsizes ministries from 19 to 13

Gov. Nasiru El-Rufai of Kaduna State has reduced the number of ministries in the state from 19 to 13 for effective service delivery.

Political thugs disrupt Katsina Assembly inauguration

Political thugs are alleged to have disrupted the 8th Katsina State House Assembly inauguration proceedings.

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.
News24 |   OLX  |   PriceCheck  |   Careers24