THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has agreed to shift the Edo State governorship election by two weeks. The decision to postpone the election was reached at a security meeting held in Benin, the Edo State capital this evening.
A national commissioner at the commission said the chairman of the commission, Mahmoud Yakubu, and other national officials of the commission are planning to address a press conference shortly. – Punch
— Sep 8, 2016 @ 18:35 GMT