The returning officer for governorship election in Taraba State, Prof. Muhamdu Kyari has declared the governorship election in the state as inconclusive.
According to him, the number of canceled votes was above the gap between APC who came second in the election to PDP who came first.
The declaration came after collation of results from sixteen out of the seventeen local government areas in the state.
Meanwhile reports by Vanguard said pockets of violence broke out in some part of the state, with the House Secretary to Taraba state government in Gyembu Sadauna Local Government burnt down. The country home Abel Diah the member representing Mbamga state constituency was also razed down by some angry youths who attempted to snatch the election materials from the collation center of the area.
Also two people were killed in Rankaviri the headquarters of Ardo-Kola local government area.
There is report of burning of houses in Mutum-Biu and Tela all in Gasol local government area.