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Kogi : Further announcement of results postponed

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Further announcement of the results of the governorship election in Kogi has been postponed till 9 a.m. on Monday.

Further announcement of results of the governorship election in Kogi  has been postponed till 9am on Monday, Nov.18 because of the  non arrival of  results from  Lokoja and Ibaji Local Government  Areas of the state.

The Returning Officer, Prof. Ibrahim Umar who made the announcement, said it would  allow the INEC staff to sort things out and give other stakeholders rest.

Before the postponement , the incumbent, Gov. Yahaya Bello was  maintained a comfortable lead ahead of Mr Musa Wada of the PDP and 23 other candidates.

The results of 18 local government areas had been announced while issues surrounding that of Dekina local government would  be finally resolved on monday.

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