Mimiko indicate Obasanjo’s lapses on election postponement

Akure – GOVERNOR Olusegun Mimiko of Ondo State, yesterday, faulted former President Olusegun Obasanjo postulation on the reason adduced by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, for the postponement of the general elections.

Speaking in Akure, Dr Mimiko said available evidence on ground was at variance with the former president’s postulations on why the polls were shifted by the electoral umpire.

On the chances of President Jonathan winning the South West, Dr Mimiko said that Jonathan won in the South West states in 2011 despite the fact that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, had no governor in the South West region then.

According to the governor, the elections were postponed not only on security ground but because many eligible voters would have been disenfranchised if the election was held as scheduled last week Saturday.

Mimiko explained that a greater percen

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