Results of the ongoing governorship and House of Assembly elections in Rivers state have started coming in from different polling units.
The election is taking place in twenty-three (23) local government areas, three hundred and nineteen (319) electoral wards and four thousand, four hundred and forty-two (4442) polling units in the state.
Apart from Governor Wike, the leading governorship candidates of parties include, Dumo Lulu-Briggs (AP); Victor Fingesi (ADP); Isaac Wonwu (LP), Precious Elekima (SDP); Elem Chinweike of the Hope Democratic Party; (HDP) and Joseph Princewill for the Mega Party of Nigeria (MPN).
Sixty-four (64) candidates are vying for the post of a governor, 558 candidates are running for the House of Assembly. There are 3.22 million Registered voters in Rivers state.
Below are the results…
5:44 pm: Unit 6, Ward 4, Opobo/Nkoro LGA
5:44 pm: Ward 1 (Kalaibiama), unit 014, Opobo/Nkoro LGA
Please note that these results are yet to be confirmed by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, the only body recognised by law to declare election result.