INEC Official Flees With 40 Result Sheets in Anambra Election
NewsReport gathered that in the present gubernatorial election in Anambra State, a Supervisory Presiding Officer has absconded with 42 result sheets.
This online information learned that during the final collation of results on Sunday, Dr. Gabriel Odor, Collation Officer of Anambra’s Idemili South Local Government Area, announced this at the head office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Awka, the state capital.
Odor, who is a lecturer at the University of Calabar, said because of the development, elections could not hold in the affected areas.
Prof Chukwuma Soludo, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APGA), won in Idemili South.
He polled a total of 2,312 votes to defeat Mr. Valentine Ozigbo of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who had 2,016 votes, and Senator Andy Uba of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who secured 1,039 votes.
The final collation is ongoing.