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States Of Inconclusive Governorship And State Assembly Elections By INEC |MainNews Blog

By Kelly Gilor

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared seven States Governorship and State House of Assembly elections inconclusive in Nigeria, due to various reasons.

In Benue rerun election is expected to be announced within 21 days according to the returning officer, meanwhile INEC has suspended all electoral processes in Rivers state until further notice, in a statement INEC explained that they took the decision, due to widespread violence in the state during the March 9 Governorship and State House of Assembly polls

INEC also claimed that some of their staff were held hostage and materials including result sheets for the elections were destroyed.

Meanwhile the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has fixed March 23 for supplementary election in six states, where Governorship and State Assembly were declared inconclusive

This was contained in a statement signed by the Chairman of the Commission, information and voter education committee, Mr Festus Okoye, on Tuesday which was obtained by Ijaw Voice.

When asks about Rivers state, Mr Festus Okoye said as far as INEC is concerned, Rivers Governorship and State Assembly polls remains until further notice.

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Champions League!!! Cristiano Ronaldo Inspires Remarkable Juventus Comeback

The great Cristiano Ronaldo was back to justify his status as the best ever in Europe’s elite competition as his hat-trick overturned a 2-0 first-leg deficit against Atletico Madrid to send Juventus into the Champions League last eight.

Ronaldo brought the tie level with two headers on either side of half time, before capping off a remarkable performance by smashing in the tie-winner from the spot four minutes from time.

It was his 124th goal in the Champions League and eighth hat-trick in the competition….

Meanwhile, Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City underlined their credentials as one of the favourites in the competition by thumping Bundesliga’s Schalke, 7-0. The Citizens won the tie on aggregate comprehensively(9-1). After their last-gasp win in the reverse fixture, they were ruthless at home, with Sergio Aguero, Raheem Sterling, Phil Foden, Bernado Silva and Gabriel Jesus getting on the scoresheet.

BREAKING NEWS!!! Icardi Wants Inter Stay Wanda Nara |MAINNEWS.BLOG

MainNews corespondent earlier learnt that, Wanda Nara, wife and agent of Inter talisman Mauro Icardi, says the 26-year-old striker does not want to leave the club despite the mysterious events of the last few weeks.

The Inter captain, Icardi has not played since he was stripped of the captaincy in February, with the player insisting that he is recovering from a knee injury.

However, many believe that the former Sampdoria forward could be on the move in the summer, with Real Madrid said to be long-term admirers.

Icardi added fuel to the fire when he did not appear at San Siro for Inter’s latest match against SPAL, but Wanda insists that this was nothing out of the ordinary.

“I would not say anything that could be misinterpreted,” Wanda told Sport Mediaset.

“This will be an important week for the entire Inter world. But I can say it was a positive week, because we talked and we came to something important.

“I want the best for Mauro: He wants to stay at Inter.” He added.

JUST IN!!! Zinedine Zidane Has Returned As Real Madrid Manager, Just 10 Jonths After Leaving The Spanish Giants

By, Clement Eninidi

Zinedine Zidane

Former Real midfielderZinedine Zidane Zidane, 46, who left in May after leading the club to a third straight Champions League trophy, has agreed to take over until 2022, the club announced.

Real Madrid, are currently third in La Liga, 12 points behind leaders Barcelona.

Solari was sacked after a 4-1 win over Real Valladolid on Sunday – which followed a shock Champions League exit to Ajax.

That 4-1 home defeat and 5-3 aggregate loss to the Dutch side was the final straw for Real president Florentino Perez.

I lost the election due to low turnout of voters – Jimi Agbaje

Jimi Agbaje, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the just concluded Lagos State governorship election, says he lost the election due to low turnout of voters.

Agbaje, in an interview with The Punch newspaper after he lost the election to Babajide Sanwo-Olu of the All Progressives Congress with a margin of 533,304 votes, said the APC orchestrated the apathy and should be held accountable.

Although Agbaje has congratulated Sanwo-Olu on his victory at the poll, he also asserted that the rate of violence and how the presidential election was rigged with figures written for the APC all contributed to why the governorship and state house of assembly elections in Lagos recorded very low turnout.

He said: “From the outset, it was clear that the numbers were on our side and naturally, that was our comparable strength but the moment you had the numbers slashed, then we were at a disadvantage.

Elections: Kano Wailers See Woo Tudun Wada LGA – Kano Result

Kano wailers see woo
Tudun Wada LGA – Kano

APC: 38,865
PDP: 10,707
Code:041
Reg Voters: 125,667
Accredited Voters:54,555
Valid Votes: 49,991
Rejected Votes:1067
Votes Cast:51,058

Tsanyawa LGA

APC: 25,823
PDP: 5,399
Code: 040
Reg Voters:
Accredited Voters:
Valid Votes: 31,727
Rejected Votes:1,185
Votes Casted:32,912

Sumaila LGA

APC: 34,609
PDP: 4,9044
Code:036
Reg Voters: 107,361
Accredited Voters:42,624
Valid Votes: 40,163
Rejected Votes:1,667
Votes Casted:41,830

Gwarzo LGA

APC: 33,581
PDP: 10,682
Code:019
Reg Voters: 105,341
Accredited Voters: 47,041
Valid Votes: 44,855
Rejected Votes: 1,640
Votes Casted: 46,395

Kibiya LGA

APC: 18,085
PDP: 11,028
Code:023
Reg Voters: 72,715
Accredited Voters:30,692
Valid Votes: 29,408
Rejected Votes: 821
Votes Casted: 30,229

Rano LGA

APC: 23,855
PDP: 7,055
Code: 032
Reg Voters: 76,966
Accredited Voters:33,118
Valid Votes: 31,444
Rejected Votes:1007
Votes Casted: 32,451

Ajingi LGA

APC: 21,458
PDP: 5,267
Code: 001
Reg Voters: 72,182
Accredited Voters: 29,470
Valid Votes: 27,491
Rejected Votes:1,575
Votes Casted:29,066

Gezawa LGA

APC: 29,954
PDP: 8,246
Code: 017
Reg Voters: 103,527
Accredited Voters:41,804
Valid Votes: 39,735
Rejected Votes: 1861
Votes Casted: 41,596

Gwale LGA

APC: 50,834
PDP: 12,283
Code:018
Reg Voters: 226,792
Accredited Voters:68,407
Valid Votes: 64,459
Rejected Votes: 2,922
Votes Casted:67,381

Bebeji LGA

APC: 26,023
PDP: 8,190
Code: 004
Reg Voters: 76,740
Accredited Voters:35,839
Valid Votes: 34,635
Rejected Votes:648
Votes Casted:35,278

Gaya LGA

APC: 25,864
PDP: 6,577
Code:016
Reg Voters: 93,834
Accredited Voters:35,758
Valid Votes: 33,295
Rejected Votes:1,127
Votes Casted:34,422

Albasu LGA

APC: 36,412
PDP: 10,285
Code:002
Reg Voters: 89,684
Accredited Voters:38,657
Valid Votes: 37,083
Rejected Votes:1,019
Votes Casted:38,102

Warawa LGA

APC: 19,073
PDP: 6,101
Code: 043
Reg Voters: 68,951
Accredited Voters: 27,862
Valid Votes: 24,389
Rejected Votes: 1017
Votes Casted: 25,406

Garun Malam LGA
Code: 015
APC: 23,810

While Abba is leading in only 5 Kano metropolitan LG’s, Ganduje is leading in 29 LGA’s

JUST IN: ALUBEZE Congratulates Okowa, Asupa, Pullah For Their Well Deserved Victory

ALUBEZE Congratulates Okowa, Asupa, Pullah for their well deserved Victory..

Burutu Legislative Arm Speaker RtHon Joseph Asiaye Alubeze has congratulated Sen.Dr.Ifeanyi Okowa, and Deputy, Barr Kingsley Otuaro for their well deserved victory at the polls.

Alubeze also felicitated with Hon Asupa Forteta and Mr Pullah Ekpotuayerin for emerging victorious as the representatives of Burutu North and South Constituencies in the Delta State House of Assembly in the just concluded Governorship and State Assembly elections.

The Politician cum philanthropist who was encouraged by the massive turn out of voters in his Ward (Kiagbodo), Burutu Local Government Area, expressed a firm conviction of a landslide victory for the People’s Democratic Party, noted that the candidates won with a wide margin.

He further urged everyone to unite and share ideas to restore Delta State to its rightful place as a home of foreign and local investors where jobs and economic opportunities flourish.

He also charged the Governor together with the Newly elected Legislators to design policies and programmes that would encourage peace, unity and development in Burutu Local Government and Delta State in entirety.

He further appreciates the good people of Burutu and Deltans in general for voting massively for the PDP, stating that the PDP as usual always remain committed to giving them their well deserved dividends of Democracy.

2019!!! Elections Results Across Arogbo Kingdom | MainNews Blog

Ojudoama unit APC 146 PDP 56 Tominiwei unit Akpata APC 146 PDP 51 Tamaraubotei unit 135 PDP 74 FAC unit Akpata APC49 PDP 20 Ajapa zone Amathibi unit APC 75 PDP 69 ADC 05 Agbojule unit APC 95 PDP 35 ADC 49 FAC ajapa unit APC 87 ADC 44 PDP 12 okhuba unit APC 126 ADC 56 PDP 15 Baptist unit APC 140 ADC 61 PDP 19 uparama ward 2 results.

New jerusalem, Arogbo

Gbeinboh Unit in Arogbo ward iii results bellow.
APC: 98.
PDP: 59.

Awodikuro Unit in Arogbo ward ii results bellow.
APC: 182.
PDP: 81

Orieran Unit in Arogbo ward ii results bellow
APC: 210
PDP:170

Agadagba-obon Open Space Unit.
APC: 157
PDP:47

Kekemeke Open Space Unit.
APC:170
PDP 54

L.A.Pulling unit,Amapere: Results=APC 138 PDP 103.The rest parties 1,1,1,2,3,invalid’s votes 19.Thank u God bless 9ja’s.

2019!!! Electorates Jubilates, As The Cancelation Of Ogobiri Community Elections, Alleged PDP Hoodlums Hijacked Election Materials, Bayelsa State

By, Aleibiri Godspower, Ogobiri

Yesterday, Ogobiri’s elections in Ogobiri community, Southern Ijaw LGA Bayelsa state, in Ward 6 and 11 in Southern Ijaw Constituency 2, was highly disrupted and cancelled just because of some suspected hoodlums hijaked election materials.

This was disclossed to MainNews that, 0ver one thousand people were celebrating the cancelations of election, due to alledgedly, hijacking of election materials, by some of the People Democratic Party (PDP) hoodllums in Ward 6 and 11 in Southern Ijaw Constituency 2.