The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, says it is awaiting official report from Resident Electoral Commissioners RECs in areas where election could not hold due to violence and other incidence.

INEC National Commissioner, and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Festus Okoye, said this while briefing newsmen on the progresses made during the Presidential/National Assembly election across the country.

He said the commission has received reports of violence and ballot box snatching in some areas leading to the disruption of the process.

He added that INEC would reschedule election in some parts of Rivers, Anambra and Lagos states where there are cases of violence and ballot box snatching.

He said there are issues with the National Assembly elections in Rivers, and acknowledged the challenges of smart card readers in the state, which he said was resolved.