Atiku Abubakar, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in this year's presidential election and his party had sought the permission of the Presidential Election Tribunal to crosscheck the computer database if the electoral body.
The PDP candidate also tried playing the tribal politics when he went to campaign in some Northern States.
The president when he sought for the office in 2015 had promised to abolish the first lady's office because it is unknown to the Nigerian Constitution. He is yet to do so even as at press time.
INEC stated this while responding to the petition of Mr Abubakar and his party who are challenging the outcome of the February 23 exercise.
Mr Ngige was rumored to have stayed away from the celebration yesterday to avoid another clash between him and the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC).
He queried why someone who is in his right sense will likened the group alleged to be violent to other peaceful socio-cultural groups.
Mr Okorocha who ran Imo West senatorial election was declared winner of the race but the electoral body refused issuing him his certificate of return.
Mr Buhari who was sworn-in for a second term four years after, is yet to name those who will help him pilot the affairs of the nation for another term of four years.
The Nigerian Government headed by Mr Buhari, as at press time, is yet to react to the reported incident.
He is being detained by the State Security Services (SSS) who applied to keep him in custody pending the conclusion of investigation.