The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate for Benue State Emmanuel Jime is confident of winning the elections.
Concise News understands that the Independent National Electoral Commission (Inec) declared the Benue elections inconclusive on Monday.
Speaking about the development, Jime said the APC is not worried, urging their supporters to remain calm.
”As a law-abiding party, we recognise the decision by INEC as legally binding,” he added.
“We remain upbeat and urge our supporters to stay calm and optimistic ahead of a rerun date.
”We will do the work required to clinch victory and earn the mandate of Benue people.”
Jime has Governor Samuel Ortom as his major contender for the seat in Makurdi.