3 10. The returning officer announced the suspension of the announcement of results as results from other local governments are yet to arrive the collation centre.
They are to recovened at 11am local time for the continuation of the announcement.
The results from three local governments are still being expected.
2:55 Ogbia to present
Reg Voters 4344
Accredited Voters 1551
Total Valid Votes 1449
Rejected Votes 47
Total Votes 1496
2: 45 Sagbama LG to present next
REG VOTERS 2,005
VALID VOTES 303
VOTES CAST 324
2: 25 Brass to present next
REG VOTERS 2,255
VALID VOTES 1,696
VOTES CAST 1,703
The PDP agent has protested the results announced for Brass LGA
He claimed that electoral materials for the LGA were hijacked by APC agents and thugs.
He has called for the entire cancellation of the result from Brass
The returning officer threatened to throw out an APC agent for attempting to disrupt proceeding.
he APC agent has insisted to making a comment after the the returning officer has asked parties to submit their complaints and petitions to the commission
2: 15 Presentation of the re-run election rresults begins. Yenagoa LGA to present first.
APC - 448
PDP - 839
Total Valid Votes - 1309
Rejected Votes - 14
Total Votes Cast - 1368
The Independent National Electoral (INEC) has started collating and announcing results of Saturday’s governorship supplementary election in Bayelsa State.
Elections were held in the entire Southern Ijaw Local Government Area and 101 other polling units across the state.
The returning oifficer, Prof Zana Akpagu is currently going through the results of the previous elections held on December 5, 2015.
He said results are being expected in 51 REG Areas & 527 PUs in the supplementary poll
- News 24