PDP leads APC, two others in Rivers 17 LGAs
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has maintained a healthy lead in 17 out of the 23 local government areas collated so far by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Rivers State.
The state’s Returning Officer, Prof Akpofura Rim-rukeh, said on Sunday, the commission had received the results from the 17 LGAs as submitted by various collation officers and electoral officers in the state.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) followed in second position while the Social Democratic Party (SDP) and the Labour Party (LP) are in fourth position.
The LGAs collated include Tai, Opobo Nkoro LGA, Gokana LGA, Ogu/Bolo, Eleme, Ikwerre, Oyigbo, Etche, Khana, Andoni, Bonny, Ahoada East, Okrika, Abua-Odual, Emuoha and Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni.
He said: “If there are no other results ready from the other local governments, I will close collation for today.
“Collation of results will resume on Monday.”
The results in full:
Opobo Nkoro LGA
Ogu Bolo LGA
Ahoada East LGA
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