Rivers Election PDP wins 13 seats, APC 2 as INEC releases more results

INEC had earlier cancelled the announcement of the results due to the violence which had broken out in the state during the conduct of the rerun polls on March 19, 2016.

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Governor Nyesom Wike at a polling booth during the just concluded Rivers rerun election held on Saturday, March 19, 2016.

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has won 13 legislative seats in Rivers State, new results released by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) have shown.

INEC had earlier cancelled the announcement of the results due to the violence which had broken out in the state during the conduct of the rerun polls on March 19, 2016.

The results were released by the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Aniedi Ikoiwak, at the INEC office in Port Harcourt on Tuesday, March 29, The Guardian reports.

The new results also show that the All Progressives Congress (APC) has won two legislative seats so far.

Meanwhile, Rivers Governor, Nyesom Wike has said that the APC can’t win any elections in the state.

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