The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has suspended the announcement of governorship election results in Kogi state.
Legit.ng notes that the Returning Officer for the election, Professor Ibrahim Umar, announced the postponement of the election results collation late on Sunday, November 17.
Professor Umar, who is the Vice-Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, Kaduna state told party agents and other political stakeholders at INEC headquarters, venue of the announcement in Lokoja, the state capital, that the collation will continue at 9am on Monday, November 18.
Legit.ng reports that at the time of the suspension of the announcement on Sunday, only five local governments were yet to be declared. Results from a total of 16 LGs had already been declared.