INEC deploys non-sensitive materials to local government areas for the re-run and supplementary elections in Imo

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Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), in Imo state says it has deployed non-sensitive materials to the local government areas for the re-run and supplementary elections in Imo on Jan. 25.

INEC State Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Prof. Francis Ezeonu, made this known at a press briefing held in his office in Owerri on Monday.

He said the meeting was to brief the media of the stage of preparedness by INEC for the rerun and supplementary elections in the state.

Ezeonu stated that the commission had completed the reconciliation of election results in the two constituencies where supplementary elections were scheduled to hold.

He explained that the court had ordered a rerun election for the Okigwe/Onuimo/Isiala Mbano Federal constituencies as well as supplementary elections in 18 polling units of Orlu/Orsu/Oru East Federal Constituency and 12 polling units of Njaba state constituiency. Ezeonu reiterated that the commission would retain all logistic arrangements made during the general elections and would use earlier approved ward and local government collations centres.