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Governorship Elections: INEC Office Set Ablaze In Akwa Ibom [Photos]

Less than twenty-four hours to the governorship/state House of Assembly elections, some parts of the Independent National Electoral Commission’s (INEC) office at Ibesikpo Asutan local council of Akwa Ibom state were in the early hours Friday gutted by fire by yet to be identified reasons. The incident which happened at about 3.am on Friday did…

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PDP’s Eyakenyi Unseats Senator Nelson Effiong Of APC In Akwa Ibom

  Mr. Akon Eyakenyi of the Peoples Democratic Party has won Akwa Ibom South (Eket Senatorial District), unseating Senator Nelson Effiong of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Result by INEC reveals that Mr. Akon polled 122,412 votes while his APC counterpart polled 44,053. Meanwhile, Senator Bassey Akpan of the PDP has been re-elected to represent Akwa Ibom…

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