The University orders the rerun of the elections within seven days. The University of Uyo held their elections on the 19th June 2018. They voting was done in seven different faculties in the university.


The elections was; held yesterday which marked all the irregular ties and chaos across over seven faculties in the University.

Massive chaos broke out at the town and annex campuses of the university of Uyo, disrupting the ongoing students union government elections which was very peaceful.

The issue erupted after elections were; canceled at the faculty of social sciences polling unit by the Dean of student affairs Dr. Aniekan Brown, citing irregularities and other electoral offenses.


After the announcement was; made by Dr. Brown, students from the pulling unit moved to disrupt elections going on at other polling units that was; closed to them.

Ballot boxes and other elections materials were; said to have been; destroyed at the faculty of arts polling unit.

Faculty of education and it extended to other pulling unit including the faculties of agriculture and basic medicals. A student was; reportedly stabbed at annex campus, while others digital camera was; destroyed during the chaos.

The rerun of the SUG election has been; order to take place with sevens following the speedy intervention of the Chief Security Officer CSO of the school.

Student are; advised to go about their normal school activity till the date of the rerun of the just canceled election is fixed.