INEC Challenges Court Order Stopping Collation Of Results In Bauchi




The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has filed a suit severe a sequence of a Federal High Court in Abuja, directing it to stop a comparison of a governorship choosing formula in Bauchi State. 

Festus Okoye, INEC’s National Commissioner, Information and Voter Education, pronounced a elect has challenged a justice for extenuation a order.

Speaking to NAN, Okoye said: “The suit has not been taken. Until that suit is taken, a justice sequence exclusive us from collating a outcome of Tafawa Balewa area subsists.”

On Tuesday, a Federal High Court in Abuja barred INEC from resuming a comparison and proclamation of a governorship choosing outcome in Bauchi.

The elect had halted a scheduled comparison of a governorship choosing outcome in a state, that was to resume on Tuesday.

However, a elect pronounced it would continue with a outcome for a state residence of public choosing as that was not lonesome by a justice order.