The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the Kogi west senatorial rerun election inconclusive.
The returning officer, Professor Olayinde Lawal, disclose this on Sunday night.
Prof Lawal said the margin between the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Mr. Smart Adeyemi and that of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Dino Melaye is 20,570.
He stated that Mr. Adeyemi polled a total of 80,118 votes, while Senator Melaye got 59,548 votes from the seven Local Government Areas in the senatorial district.
Lawal further stated that the total margin between both candidates is lower than the 43,127 registered voters in 53 polling units of 20 registration areas in the zone where elections were canceled.
Lawal said he declared the election inconclusive because of the lead margin between the leading candidates, he said INEC will announce a new date for the conduct of a supplementary election in the 53 polling units before a winner can be announced.
Below is a breakdown of how the two leading candidates performed in the seven local government areas in Kogi west senatorial district.
Kogi/Koton Karfe LGA
Yagba East LGA
Yagba West LGA