Delta LG Polls: APC to boycott Tuesday’s election

  • APC will boycott Ughelli North and Ethiope East local government election
  • The election will hold on Tuesday, 8 December, 2018
  • APC accused governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa of working with the Delta State Independent Electoral Commission, DSIEC
  • The Tuesday’s byelection will be conducted by DSIEC

The All Progressives Congress, APC has said it would boycott tomorrow’s election holding in two local government areas of Delta State.

.The state chapter of the party led by its chairman, Jones Erue in a press briefing at the country home of the leader of the party, Olorogun O’tega Emerhor, accused the state governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa of conniving with the Delta State Independent Electoral Commission, DSIEC, to select chairmen and councillors as winners of the election.

DSIEC had on Sunday while announcing results of the elections held last Saturday, said the commission would be conducting a byelection in Ughelli North and Ethiope East local government areas were pockets of violence were recorded.

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