INEC adjourns announcement of Taraba governorship result
Rahaman Abiola|March. 10, 2019
- INEC has postponed the announcement of the Taraba state governorship election result
- INEC's returning electoral officer, Professor Adamu Iya, made this known at the INEC state headquarters in Jalingo
- Iya said announcement of the governorship election results was postponed, giving no reason
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has postponed the announcement of the Taraba governorship and House of Assembly election result to Monday, March 11.
The commission's returning electoral commissioner, Professor Adamu Iya, made this known at the INEC state headquarters in Jalingo at about 8.40pm on Sunday, March 9.
Iya gave no reason other than the delay in the election result expected from ssome LGAs.
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