Breaking: PDP rejects results of Kaduna governorship election

Breaking: PDP rejects results of Kaduna governorship election

- The PDP in Kaduna state have rejected the results of the state's gubernatorial election which was held on Saturday, March 9

- PDP said the result declared by the INEC were not the true reflection of the people's votes cast

- The party agent in the state said the party rejects the result in its entirety

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kaduna on Monday, March 11, rejected the results of the state's gubernatorial election which was held on Saturday, March 9.

The opposition party said the result declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) were not the true reflection of the people's votes cast.

The PDP's agent in the state, Jerry Ishaya, while speaking at the Kaduna state collation centre said the party rejects the result in its entirety.

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Ishaya said the PDP agents in various polling units and wards across local government areas in the state informed the party leadership that card readers were not used at all.

He said: "We have formally written the INEC that card readers were not used in those local government areas mentioned."

“Our agents told us how security agents overpowered them in some areas.

“The results were manipulated in collaboration with the INEC, security agents," Ishaya said.

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Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state has cast his vote at his polling unit in the ongoing governorship and state House of Assembly elections.

The governor, seeking re-election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) cast his ballot at polling unit 024, Runka/Marnona, Angwan Sarki, Kaduna.

According to him, he is not afraid of losing his re-election bid. El-Rufai who shared photos on his Twitter handle said he was delighted to join fellow citizens to cast his vote in the elections.

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