157,591 Votes Cancelled in Nasarawa State, INEC Questions Credibility
The Independent National Electoral Committee has promised to look into the 157,591 cancelled vote in Nasarawa state.
During the collation of the result, it was announced that Nasarawa state had registered voters of 1,509,481, while only 613,720 came out for voting.
Meanwhile, the opposition’s candidate, Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party scored 283,847 votes.
According to Punchng.com, the Collation Officer who is also the Academic Provost of the Nigeria Defence Academy, Prof Azubike Nwankwo, said 157,591 votes were canceled across 86 polling units in the state.
He attributed the cancellation of the votes to over-voting and disruption of votes.