Politics PDP Clears Akwa Ibom Local Council Polls

The People’s Democratic Party has won the December 2, 2017 local government elections in all the 31 local government areas of Akwa Ibom State.

The results showed that the PDP won the 31 seats for council chairmanship and 329 slots for councillorship.

A statement signed by the chairman of Akwa Ibom State Independent Electoral Commission, Mr. Aniedi Ikoiwak, in Uyo on Sunday, showed that the LG election was conducted in line with relevant laws.

“That the said election was contested by 12 political parties and the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) won the 31 chairmanship and 329 councillorship seats respectively.

“This statement confirms the announcement/declarations made by the authorised returning officers in various wards and Local Government Areas,” the statement added.

According to the statement, details of scores as submitted by field officers would be made available by the Field Operations /Logistics Department of the Commission.


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