Winner Of Anambra State Election Declared

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has pronounced Prof. Chukwuma Soludo of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) the victor of the November 6 governorship political race in Anambra.

Soludo surveyed an absolute of112,229 votes to overcome his nearest rival, Mr. Valentine Ozigbo of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) scored 53, 807 to arise second.

Representative Andy Uba of the All Progressives Congress (APC) applicant got an aggregate of 43,285 votes to arise the third position.

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Prof. Florence Obi, Returning Officer for the 2021 Anambra Governorship political decision reported this in the early long periods of Wednesday at INEC central command, Awka.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that INEC suspended the assemblage of results late Sunday night and proclaimed the activity uncertain after non-lead of political decision in the Ihiala nearby government region.

The commission, be that as it may, fixed Tuesday, November 9 for a strengthening political decision in Ihiala.

Declaring the eventual outcome, Obi noticed that after including the outcomes examined from Ihiala, Soludo proceeded with his lead in the political race.

She said that Soludo won in 19 out of the 21 Local Government Areas of the State.

Obi recorded the regions where Soludo won to incorporate; Dunukofia, Awka South, Oyi, Anaocha, Ayamelum, Anambra East, Idemili South, and Onitsha South.

She likewise expressed that the APGA applicant additionally won in Njikoka, Orumba South, Onitsha North, Idemili North, Ekwusigo, Aguata, and Nnewi South, Orumba North, and Ihiala Local Government Areas.

The PDP up-and-comer won in Ogbaru with 3,445 votes, APGA scored second while APC came third in a similar chamber.

Sen. Ifeanyi Uba of the Young Progressive Party (YPP) won in his home Local Government, Nnewi North regardless of coming a far off fourth in the general scorecard with 21,261 votes.

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INEC pronounces Prof. Soludo champ

By NAN

10 November 2021   |   1:49 am

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has pronounced Prof. Chukwuma Soludo of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) the champ of the November 6 governorship political race in Anambra.

Soludo surveyed an absolute of112,229 votes to overcome his nearest rival, Mr. Valentine Ozigbo of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) who scored 53, 807 to arise second.

Representative Andy Uba of the All Progressives Congress (APC) competitor got an aggregate of 43,285 votes to arise the third position.

Prof. Florence Obi, Returning Officer for the 2021 Anambra Governorship political decision declared this in the early long periods of Wednesday at INEC base camp, Awka.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that INEC suspended the grouping of results late Sunday night and announced the activity uncertain after non-lead of political race in the Ihiala nearby government region.

The commission, in any case, fixed Tuesday, November 9 for an advantageous political decision in Ihiala.

Declaring the end-product, Obi noticed that after including the outcomes grouped from Ihiala, Soludo proceeded with his lead in the political race.

She said that Soludo won in 19 out of the 21 Local Government Areas of the State.

Obi recorded the regions where Soludo won to incorporate; Dunukofia, Awka South, Oyi, Anaocha, Ayamelum, Anambra East, Idemili South, and Onitsha South.

She additionally expressed that the APGA up-and-comer likewise won in Njikoka, Orumba South, Onitsha North, Idemili North, Ekwusigo, Aguata, and Nnewi South, Orumba North, and Ihiala Local Government Areas.

The PDP applicant won in Ogbaru with 3,445 votes, APGA scored second while APC came third in a similar gathering.

Sen. Ifeanyi Uba of the Young Progressive Party (YPP) won in his home Local Government, Nnewi North regardless of coming a far off fourth in the general scorecard with 21,261 votes.

The returning official, who serves as the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Calabar, said: “Prof. Chukwuma Soludo having scored the biggest number of legitimate votes was proclaimed champ of the political race”.

Obi said that the complete number of legitimate votes was 241,523, while 8,108 were void.

The returning officer had before expressed that Anambra with a complete number of 2,466,638 enlisted citizens just had a sum of 253, 388 authorized electors for the political decision which started on Nov. 6 and was reached out to Nov.9, 2021.

Soludo, a one-time legislative leader of the Central Bank of Nigeria, was brought into the world on July 28, 1960, and hails from Isuofia, Aguata Local Government Area of Anambra State.

He acquired a first in Economics at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN), and worked in numerous National and global associations including the World Bank and the United Nations Economic Commission for West Africa, and the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

Prof Soludo was the Economic Adviser to previous President Olusegun Obasanjo and the Chief Executive Officer of the National Planning Commission among different accomplishments.

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