The prayer by Rivers State All Progressives Congress (APC) for the governorship election in the state to be postponed has been dashed by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
INEC chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, has vowed that no election will be postponed.
Yakubu stated this on Thursday while speaking at a stakeholders’ meeting, organized by the commission, assuring Nigerians and the international community that the electoral body will go ahead with all the elections as slated.
Court rulings which annulled APC primaries in Rivers and held that the party has no candidates in the state for the coming election affected its preparation for the election.
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