Anambra Decides: Soludo’s victory in figures

Anambra Decides: Soludo’s victory in figures

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on Wednesday, declared a former governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) Charles Chukwuma Soludo, as winner of the just-concluded governorship election in Anambra State.

The returning officer for the election who is also the Vice Chancellor of the University of Calabar, Prof. Florence Obi made the announcement shortly after concluding the supplementary election in Ihiala Local Government Area which took place on Tuesday.

Soludo polled 112,229 votes to defeat his two major rivals: Valentine Ozigbo of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) who got 53,807 votes, and Andy Uba of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who emerged third with 43,285 votes.

Here are details of the results as announced by INEC.

Registered voters: 2,466,638

Accredited voters: 253,388

Total votes cast: 249,631

Rejected Votes: 8,108

Valid Votes: 241,523

How the parties and their candidates performed:

Accord – Godwin Maduka/-2,054

AA – Etiaba Chukwuogo -83

AAC – Nwankwo Chidozie -588

ADC – Akachukwu Nwankpo- 324

ADP -Afam Ume-Ezeoke- 773

APC – Andy Uba – 43,283

APGA – Chukwuma Soludo – 112,229 (WINNER)

APP – Azubuike Echetebu – 139

APM – Onyejegbu Okwudili – 301

BP -Chika Okeke -186

LP – Emmanuel Agbasimalo – 2,802

NNPP – Ohajimkpo Emeka – 117

NRM- Ezenwafor Victor- 213

PDP – Valentine Ozigbo – 53,807

PRP- Nnamdi Nwawuo – 437

SDP – Obinna Uzor – 842

YPP – Ifeanyi Ubah – 21,261

ZLP- Obiora Okonkwo – 2,082


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