ROWDY SESSION AS INEC COLLATES MARCH 18 RESULTS IN EBONYI
REPORTER: AMECHI ODO
The Independent National Electoral Commission in Ebonyi Stste has declared the results of twelve Local Government Areas in the Governorship Election conducted in Ebonyi State.
The State Collation Officer, Professor Charles Igwe who is also the Vice Chancellor of UNN supervised the Collation alongside the State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mrs Onyeka Ugochi and other members of the Inter Agencies Consultative Committee on Election Security.
So far, results from Afikpo North, Ikwo, Abakaliki, Ezza South, Ezza North, Ohaukwu and Onitcha have been collated.
Others are Ohaozara, Ebonyi, Afikpo South, Izzi and Ivo Local Government Areas.
There were also intermittent rowdy sessions during the exercise as Party Agents of PDP, Mr Mudi Erenede and that of APGA, Senator Emmanuel Onwe raised objections to some Council results despite counter objections by the APC Agent, Chief Austin Umahi.
However, the situation was brought under control following interventions of the Resident Electoral Commissioner and the State Collation Officer, Professor Charles Igwe.
EDITED BY CHUKWUBUIKE MADU