Abuja - The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged that last Saturday’s bye-election into Borno Central Senatorial zone was rigged in favour of the All Progressives Congress (APC), reports Daily Trust.
The party accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of manipulating the election to favour the APC.
Also read: APC wins Borno Central Senatorial by-election
PDP National Publicity Secretary, Olisa Metuh, in a statement on Monday said the bye-election fell short of all acceptable standards.
He noted that the election was marred by violation of electoral rules and intimidation of PDP supporters.
Baba Kaka Bashir Garbai of the APC was declared winner of the election.
Read more at Daily Trust.
- News 24