The Independent National Electoral Commission,INEC said it will not conduct a rerun election in Bauchi and Rivers states, insisting that the process earlier started will continue.
INEC had announced it will conduct a rerun election in Adamawa, Bauchi, Benue, Kano, Plateau and Sokoto States.
INEC has 21 days to complete elections in areas or states where the processes have been declared inconclusive.
But in a statement issued last night by INEC’s National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Festus Okoye, the commission said a rerun will not be conducted in Bauchi adding that the process earlier started would be completed.
The commission also said that it will continue with the process it started in Rivers state adding that the process which was disrupted by armed soldiers with declaration made in some state constituencies won’t be reversed.