Abuja - The Independent National Electoral Commission has declared today's Nasarawa/Toto Federal Constituency bye-election as inconclusive, Vanguard reports.
The Constituency made this known while announcing the results of the poll in Nasarawa state.
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It cited section 53 of the Electoral Act which gives the commission the power to cancel an election where there is over voting.
It stated that the reason for calling the election as inconclusive was due to the amount of cancelled votes outnumbering the gap between the APC and PDP parties.
A new poll would need to be set up where a clear winner can be identified.
- News 24