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26022019 - Polls: PDP rejects results; summons legal team

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26022019 - Polls: PDP rejects results; summons legal

Don’t violate peace pact, US warns Kwara's Berlin Wall of politics has fallen — LAI MOHAMMED 13 4 FG warns against plan to truncate electoral process I don’t depend on rumours for polls results —Buhari 2 2 VOL. 26: NO. 63753 TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2019 Polls: PDP rejects results; summons legal team By Clifford Ndujihe & Dirisu Yakubu •Alleges irregularities; collusion between ruling party, INEC ABUJA — AS the results of the •Ignore PDP's antics, APC's Keyamo tells Nigerians presidential polls were being announced in •Buhari leads, wins in 11 of 18 states, Atiku 7 41 Abuja, yesterday, main opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Some Senators-elect rejected the results, alleging irregularities. •Abia North – Orji Uzor Kalu, APC Indeed, the legal team of the PDP has •Abia Central – Theodore Orji, PDP summoned an emergency meeting today, according •Anambra South – Ifeanyi Uba, YPP to The Cable. •Anambra Central – Uche Ekwunife, PDP However, in a swift reaction, spokesman of •Imo West – Rochas Okorocha, APC the Buhari Campaign, Mr •Ekiti South – Dayo Adeyeye, APC Festus Keyamo, SAN, urged Nigerians to ignore •Ekiti North – Olubunmi Adetumbi, APC the antics of the PDP and alleged that the party is •Ekiti Central – Opeyemi Bamidele, APC plotting to stop the •Ondo North – Ajayi Boroffice, APC Independent National Electoral Commission •Ondo Central – Ayo Akinyelure, LP (INEC) from completing Osun Central – Ajibola Bashir, APC the process of the February 23, Presidential •Osun West – Lere Oyewuni, APC Continues on Page 5 •Lagos West – Solomon Olamilekan, APC •Lagos East – Bayo Osinowo, APC •Edo North – Francis Alimikhena, APC Naira •A/Ibom N-West – Chris Ekpenyong, PDP depreciates •Kwara Central – Ibrahim Oloriegbe, APC to N361.54/ •Kwara South – Lola Ashiru, APC $ in I&E •Kaduna South – Uba Sani, APC 41 window •Sokoto North – Aliyu Wamakko, APC Mr & Mrs •Katsina North – Ahmed Babba-Kaita, APC •Katsina South – Bello Mandiya, APC •Nasarawa South – Tanko Al’Makura, APC •Adamawa Central – Aisha Dahiru, APC Refer cases of electoral violence to ICC, SERAP tells Buhari COLUMNISTS 16 TENIOLA POST-ELECTION SENTIMENT: Equity market on cautious upswing 19 18 MAILAFIA 31 ODUMAKIN 17 What lnt’l observer groups say about presidential, NASS polls 4 See Inside