The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed March 23 as new date for the supplementary governorship elections in states that was declared inconclusive.
The announcement was made on Tuesday by the National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Festus Okoye in Abuja.
Recalled that six states such as Sokoto, Benue, Plateau, Kano, Bauchi and Adamawa were declared inconclusive by INEC’s returning officers during the collation of results.
“Consequently, the Commission will conduct supplementary elections on Saturday, 23rd March, 2019 to conclude the process,” Okoye said.
“Supplementary elections will also hold in polling units in all states where State Assembly elections were declared inconclusive and winners could not be declared. Details of the constituencies including number of polling units and registered voters will be published in our website on Wednesday, 13th March, 2019.”
Below is the press release