in ,

INEC Publishes Labor Party Authentic Candidates For Bayelsa, Kogi, Imo Governorship Race

The Julius Abure and Lamidi Apapa factions of the Labour Party have been at loggerheads on who is the recognized Chairman of the Party.

The power tussle snowballed into holding factional primaries to produce Candidates who will participate in the November 11 Governorship Elections holding in Kogi, Bayelsa and Imo States. Interestingly, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) published the names and particulars of Candidates produced by the mainstream Abure faction.

See also  Reactions As CAF Excludes Nigerians Amongst 38 Referees, 36 Assistant For 2024 African Cup Of Nation

Whilst the Apapa-faction produced Joseph Ikechukwu Ukaegbu in Imo State, INEC upheld Athan Nneji Achonu of the Abure faction. In Kogi, factional primaries held at the Big Brother Hotel and KAFAS Multipurpose Hall separately where Col. Dr. Vincent Enemona Abu and Barr. Okeme Adejoh emerged from the Apapa and Abure factions respectively.

INEC published the name of Barr. Adejoh who emerged from the Abure faction as LP’s Guber Candidate.

Bayelsa State wasn’t any different as Chief Diekivie Ikiogha and the former IYC President, Udengs Eradiri held on to separate claims of been the Party flagbearer in the State.

Eradiri, who emerged from the Abure faction got the election umpire’s nod as LP Candidate in the State.

See also  PANDEF Frowns At FG, State Govts Non Inclusion Of Flooding Into 2023 Budget, Despite NIMET Warnings

With the publishing of particulars of Candidates yesterday, INEC has taken a position.

source: Igberetv

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

GIPHY App Key not set. Please check settings

Fake Employment Syndicate Impersonating Staff Of UPTH Arrested In Choba

Police Arrest 25 Yr Old Mother Of Twins For Torturing 9 Yr Old Househelp With Pestle