The National Elections Commission, (NEC) says the tally and announcement of the results of the Special Senatorial Elections have been completed in 13 counties, except for Grand Kru and Gbarpolu counties.
Similarly, it says the tally and announcement of results in District number nine in Montserrado County and District number two in Sinoe County have also been completed.
A special statement on the updates on results since the conduct of the 8 December 2020 Special Senatorial Elections, Constitutional Referendum and two Representative By-Elections issued Thursday 24 December 2020, by the NEC says the tally and announcement of results of the Referendum have also been completed in 12 counties, except for Gbarpolu, Grand Kru and Nimba counties.
The NEC technicians sent into Gbarpolu and Grand Kru Counties after the disruption of the electoral process have begun assessing the condition of Magisterial Offices and the relevant voter precincts as part of ensuring a conducive environment to complete the Special Senatorial Elections and the Referendum in those areas.
Meanwhile, the Commission continues to engage the authorities to ensure security of the deployment and protection of electoral materials, staff and the NEC offices in Gbarpolu and Grand Kru counties.
The Commission informs the public that the tallying of referendum results in Nimba county is ongoing with additional staff dispatched to the county to speed up the process, after which these results will be announced to the public.
By E. J. Nathaniel Daygbor