JUST IN: INEC postpones Bayelsa, Kogi guber polls

JUST IN: INEC postpones Bayelsa, Kogi guber polls

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday said it has rescheduled the Kogi and Bayelsa governorship elections.

According to INEC, the ledctions will now hold on November 16 instead November 2, the earler scheduled date.

In a statement, Festus Okoye, INEC director of voter education and publicity, explained that the change in date was necessitated by appeals by various interests to reschedule the elections.

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