People have resort to protest in Port Harcourt following the suspension of the announcement of governorship result election in the State.
Independent National electoral commission have announced the suspension of activities in volatile areas in Rivers State. Owing to violence and threats of its staff, as tensions rise in the wake of closely-watched regional elections.
Counting is continuing across the country after the March 9 elections for Governors in 29 of Nigeria’s 36 states, all State Assemblies and Administrative councils in the Federal Capital Territory of Abuja. Results are expected in the coming days. The protesters, who are worried over the suspension, are calling for immediate completion of the collation and announcement of the results.