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INEC conducts rerun elections in 11 States

Re-run elections today were conducted in 11 states across the country.

Voting in process for the rerun and supplementary elections in Gamawa and Zaki federal Constituencies of Bauchi State.

Some of the electorates who cast their votes expressed satisfaction on the conduct of the exercise at Unguwar Waziri A of gololo ward in Gamawa Local government area.

They said accreditation of voters and voting process commenced at about 8 o’clock in the morning with Registered 723 voters.

Our Correspondent Adamu Gabi who monitored the election reports that there was no issue of card reader failure at the unit as large number of voters turn out to cast their votes.

According our Correspondent the situation is the same in Zaki Constituency where supplementary election is holding in four polling unit.

KANO STATE

The Rerun elections taking place in federal constituencies in nine local governments area of Kano state commenced as early as 8am.

In some polling units monitored by our Correspondent in the state, people were on queue as early as 6am waiting for the arrival of INEC officials.

in Kofa Cikin Gari polling unit II in Bebeji local government area where the court ordered for rerun was for the whole constituency which includes Bebeji/ Kiru local government areas voters were in orderly manner.

Similarly, in other locations where election was taking place there was no any report of security breach across the state.

There are three national assembly seat, which includes Bebeji/Kiru, Tudun Wada/ Doguwa and Kumbotso were on contest.

Voters during the election in Kano.
Photo: Abdullahi jalaluddeen
Voters are casting their votes at Minjibir State Constituency (Kano), as at 8.30 this morning

NIGER STATE

Voters gathered at Agwara State Constituency, Niger State to cast their votes as at 8am this morning.

Voters queuing up to cast their cast their votes Agwara area of Niger State.
Voting in Progress in Agwara area of the state
Voting in progress

IMO STATE

The people of Okigwe, Isiala Mbano and Onuimo federal constituency of Imo state today went to the polls to elect a representative in the National Assembly after an appeal court sitting in Owerri ordered a rerun of the election that brought Mr Obinna Onwubuariri to a second term in office.

Supplementary elections are taking place in some wards at Orlu local government area for Orlu/Orsu/ and Oru east federal constituency and Njaba State Constituency.

The exercise have been peaceful so far in most of the polling units visited which accreditation and voting commenced as early as 8.30 am in some of the voting centres 


Polling activities have commenced at Okigwe in Imo State.

SOKOTO STATE

Re-run elections on-going in Sokoto State

National Commissioner supervising Sokoto, Kebbi & Zamfara States, Amina Zakari, Mainiyo PU, Sokoto North LGA (L) visits Kofar Atiku Registration Area Elections are holding in 2 Federal and 2 State constituencies in Sokoto State.

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