INEC Declares Osun Governorship Election Inconclusive

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as declared the September 22, 2018 gubernatorial election in Osun state Inconclusive.

Returning Officer and Vice-Chancellor of the Federal University of Technology, Akure, Professor Joseph Fuwape made this announcement in Osogbo on Sunday. Fuwape said that since the difference in votes between the two leading candidates is lesser than the registered cancelled votes (3,498), the election had to be declared inconclusive, according to INEC’s standing rules.

The electoral umpire has set Thursday, September 27th as the new date for rerun.

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