Breaking: Protest rocks INEC headquarters over inconclusive election

Reports say hundreds of the supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party have stormed the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to protest against rerun elections ordered by the electoral umpire on Sunday, September 13 in Osun.

A report reach us that the protesters were armed with placards carrying various inscriptions including: ‘No To rerun’; ‘INEC, don’t conspire with APC’; ‘The people spoke on Saturday, announce the results’ among others.

The report said the protesters condemned INEC’s decision not to declare Senator Ademola Adeleke of the PDP the winner of the election having scored the highest number of votes in the poll. According to them, the people of the state spoke through their votes.

They argued that the majority of the voters wanted Adeleke as the state governor and that should be respected.