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The Independent National Electoral Commission on Monday cancelled the House of Representatives’ primaries conducted in Ekiti State last Saturday.
Mostly affected was the primary conducted in Ekiti North Federal Constituency II, which produced Chief Thaddeus Aina as PDP candidate.
The INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner in Ekiti , Alhaji Halilu Pai stated that the electoral commission did not recognize the primaries
in the constituency comprising Ido/Osi, Moba and Ilejemeje Local Governments.