The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced the date for the much awaited completion of the Rivers State Governorship election that was earlier declared inconclusive.
Speaking at a press briefing in Abuja today, the Independent National Electoral Commission’s commissioner in charge of Voters Education and Information, Mr. Festus Okoye informed newsmen that the remaining collation and announcement of Rivers governorship election result will be done between 2nd and 5th of April at a venue yet to be disclosed.
He also disclosed that supplementary elections will be held in Local Governments where elections could not be held in the state on the 13th of April.
Mr. Festus also said that the National Electoral Commission will hold a security meeting with the Rivers State government and stakeholders on the 29th of March.
Finally, he stated that the certificates of return will be issued to winners after the supplementary elections, on the 19th of April.