INEC to conduct fresh Presidential and National Assembly elections today in 7 LGAs of Abia State

Meanwhile, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it will conduct fresh Presidential and National Assembly elections today in seven local government areas of Abia State.

INEC Administration Secretary in the state, Mr. Clement Oha, announced this while addressing reporters in Umuahia, the state capital.

The INEC Chief said the elections would be held this morning at various polling units in Aba North, Aba South, Arochukwu, Obingwa, Osisioma, Ohafia and Umuahia North Local Government Areas.

He explained that the fresh polls were necessitated by alleged discrepancies in the election procedures that were violent to some extent.