Maiduguri - The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected the result of Saturday’s Borno Central Senatorial bye-election, reports Premium Times.
The party and its candidate in the election, Kaka Bolori, have vowed to challenge the victory of the All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate, Baba-Kaka Garbai in court.
Bolori said he had enough evidences to show that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and security agents had connived with government officials to rig the polls in favour of the ruling APC.
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He noted that the original results declared at various polling units in the 8 local government areas that formed the senatorial district were all altered overnight.
He said his party was shocked that such electoral irregularities could be allowed to happen under the President Muhammadu Buhari administration that has the slogan of doing things according to rules and due process.
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- News 24