The Plateau State Independent Electoral Commission (PLASIEC) on Thursday declared the All Progressives Congress (APC), winner in 11 out of the 13 local government areas of the state where elections took place on Wednesday.
Daily Trust reports that due to security challenges in the state, Jos north, Jos south, Barkin Ladi and Riyom had been temporarily exempted from the local government elections.
Chairman of PLASIEC, Fabian Ntung however declared the election in Mangu and Langtang North local government areas as inconclusive due to irregularities.
Daily Trust gathered from sources in Mangu that the election was marred by snatching of ballot boxes.
The PDP Publicity Secretary, John Akans had earlier raised alarm at the beginning of the exercise saying results of the elections had been earlier been written by officials of PLASIEC under the supervision of APC.
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