Lagos INEC yet to receive results 24 hours after.


ELECTION observers, the media, brokers of political events, stakeholders have besieged the Lagos State Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee, INEC, collation centre, Yaba, for announcement of outcomes of Saturday’s Presidential and Nationwide Meeting elections within the state.
As early as 10 am, yesterday, the collation centre, ready for the gathering and announcement of outcomes from collation officers, COs from Native Authorities began getting busy with motion of individuals anxious for the outcomes..
As at 6 pm the fee was nonetheless awaiting the official outcomes from it’s collation officers from a lot of the native authorities areas.
Although, at press time, some collation officers have been seen with the election supplies, additionally awaiting for the graduation of the train.
Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mr. Sam Olumekun, who got here out to plead with clearly anxious and drained viewers, mentioned announcement will begin as quickly extra outcomes are available in.
When reached to seek out out what was the reason for the delay, Public Relations officer of the fee, Mr. Femi Akinbiyi, mentioned the fee was prepared and would quickly begin the method as quickly as sizeable variety of outcomes have been prepared.
He confirmed that as at 7 pm, solely three collation officers out of the 20 anticipated have been prepared for presentation.
A number of the personalties who arrived early, included Secretary to the Lagos State Authorities, Mr Tunji Bello, All Progressives Congress, APC Deputy Governorship candidate, Mr Femi Hamzat, former Minister of Defence, Demola Seriki, amongst others.