INEC Declares Adamawa Governorship Election Inconclusive
Tuesday March 21, 2023
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Adamawa State governorship election inconclusive.
As at the time the election was declared inconclusive by INEC’s Returning Officer, the incumbent governor, Ahmadu Fintiri had polled 421,524 votes to lead Aisha Dahiru, popularly known as Binani, who got 390,275 votes.
The declaration of the election inconclusive elicited serious brawl at the State Collation Centre, as agent of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) protested the decision.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the Adamawa governorship election inconclusive.
The collation officer said a winner could not be declared because the number of collected PVCs at over 37,000 is more than the margin of lead by Governor Ahmadu Fintiri over his challenger Aishatu Binani of the All Progressives Congress (APC).