If you are chilling for the official benue state election results news, you will now have till after the rerun.
This is simply because the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has declared as inconclusive Saturday’s governorship election held in Benue State.
Announcing the decision on Monday, the Returning Officer, Prof Sebastian Maimako, announced that the number of canceled votes outweighed the number of victory margin.
790,102 votes were reported to be valid, 14,560 votes rejected while 121,019 votes were cancelled.
Samuel Ortom of the Peoples Democratic Party scored 410,576 votes while Emmanuel Jime of the All Progressives Congress scored 329,022 votes.
He said a new date would be announced for a rerun within 21 days.