INEC Failure: Election Result Sheets for Kwara Found in FCT; That of Lagos Taken to KwaraFeatured, Latest News, News Wednesday, February 20th, 2019
(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Malam Atahiru Madami, the Kwara State Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), has said that both Presidential and Senatorial election result sheets meant for the state were found in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
Madami said this on the sideline of the distribution of sensitive materials to each of the 16 local government areas in Kwara state at the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Ilorin on Wednesday.
“The result sheets for presidential and senatorial elections are with the FCT INEC. It was a mix-up and they will send it to us this evening”.
He added that the result sheet meant for Lagos state senatorial election also found its way to Kwara state.
Madami stated that the mix-up was of the reasons the elections were postponed on Feb 16.
He said with the postponement of the election, such situation would not repeat itself again, adding that preparations were on to ensure hitch free elections on Saturday.
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