Akwa Ibom Elections Results: APC rejects gov outcome and heads to courtMarch 12, 2019
Akwa Ibom Elections Results: APC rejects gov outcome and heads to court
Akwa Ibom Elections Results…Akwa Ibom State section of All Progressives Congress, APC, has dismissed the result of Saturday’s governorship and state House of Assembly polls won by Governor Udom Emmanuel and different applicants of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
Tending to newsmen in Uyo, yesterday, state Chairman of APC, Ini Okopido, portrayed the aftereffect of the election in the state as a sunshine burglary, as the greater part of the outcomes as reported by the electoral umpire were doctored figures. Okopido additionally charged the state Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mike Igini, of supporting and abetting PDP by concocting makes sense of to fix his party.
He additionally approached APC supporters to resist the urge to panic, as the party had made plans to “recover the triumph they provided for APC through each real methods’. He stated: “Autonomous National Electoral Commission, INEC, in the state on March 10, submitted the most humiliating electoral misrepresentation at any point imagined since the arrival to popularity based principle in Nigeria by declaring composed and fake consequences of the governorship and state House of Assembly elections.
“INEC in agreement with PDP submitted an electoral upset against the general population of Akwa Ibom by distributing and declaring such outcome that has no holding on for the outcome as checked “Along these lines, our party rejects the trick and invented result as reported by INEC in Akwa Ibom State, as it was thought up, controlled and prepared to suit the unholy coalitions between the commission and the PDP. “We rather demand the consequence of the elections from the field, which gave our party a staggering triumph in 26 local government zones.”
PDP responds Reacting, state Chairman, PDP, Paul Ekpo, stated: “The outcomes, as declared, are a reasonable impression of the desires and want of our kin. “The general population talked uproariously, tenaciously resting their trust in our party and choosing the governor and different applicants of our party to the national and state lawmaking bodies. “This reestablished term will ceaselessly observe the conveyance of vote based system profits in fluctuated parts of the economy. Udom Emmanuel is the best fillip for Project Akwa Ibom.”