DAILY FILE – Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state, sunday evenning stormed office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Makurdi, the state capital, shortly after collation started to intercept and report a result sheet allegedly snatched by the military at location in the state.
The governor was accompanied by two former senate presidents, David Mark and Iyorchia Ayu, and well as the senatorial candidate of the People Democratic Party (PDP) for Benue North West Senatorial District, Orker Jev.
The PDP leaders went straight to the office of the resident electoral commissioner of Benue, Nentawe Yiltwada, when they arrived the collation centre located in the INEC office.
It was not clear what their mission was as none of them spoke with journalists.
Although, Senator George Akume, who was rumoured to have defeated by the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Hon. Orkev Jev, for the Benue state senatorial zone B, also stormed the INEC office and held meeting with INEC resident electoral commissioner, said his seat was not threatened.
Akume,however, denied allegation that soldier snatched result sheet.
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