INEC Declares Ortom Winner Of Benue Gov Poll

March 24, 2019
67 Views
 

Samuel Ortom

The Benue State governorship Collation/Returning Officer, Mr. Sabastine Maimako on Sunday declared the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Samuel Ortom, as the winner of the March 9 governorship election.

He said Ortom, who is the incumbent governor, polled 434,473 votes to defeat his closest opponent, Mr. Emmanuel Jime, candidate of the All Progressives Congress who scored 345,155 votes.

He said that Ortom, “having polled the highest number of votes at this election, is hereby declared winner.”

Maimako said the total registered votes were 2,471,894, total accredited voters were 858,947, while total valid votes stood at 830,954.

He sad total rejected votes were 15,268, while the margin of lead between the winner and his closest rival was 89,318 votes.

You may be interested

Also call for the resignation of Buhari and his entire cabinet, not only SARS – FFK
Celebrities
1 views
Celebrities
1 views

Also call for the resignation of Buhari and his entire cabinet, not only SARS – FFK

Webby - October 14, 2020

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode asked protesting Nigerians not to only call for the end of SARS but to…

Increase Police salary – BBNaija Erica says as she shares Police salary structure
Celebrities
7 views
Celebrities
7 views

Increase Police salary – BBNaija Erica says as she shares Police salary structure

Webby - October 14, 2020

BBNaija’s reality star Erica has asked the federal government to increase the salaries of police officers.  Erica shared a photo…

IGP Adamu orders disbanded SARS officers to report to force headquarters for debriefing…
Celebrities
2 views
Celebrities
2 views

IGP Adamu orders disbanded SARS officers to report to force headquarters for debriefing…

Webby - October 14, 2020

Mohammed Adamu the Inspector General of Police, IGP has ordered all defunct SARS personnel to report at the Force Headquarters…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.