APGA candidate, Soludo wins Anambra Governorship Election

The Independent National Electoral Commission has declared the former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria and candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, Prof Chukwuma Soludo, has the winner of the Anambra Governorship Election.

The Returning Officer of the Anambra Governorship Election, Prof Florence Obi, announced the result on Wednesday morning at the INEC office in Awka, Anambra State states that Charles Chukwuma Soludo of APGA, having satisfied the requirements of the law is hereby declared the winner and is returned elected.

Soludo, was declared winner after the supplementary election held in the Ihiala Local Government Area of the state on Tuesday as He won 19 of the 21 local governments areas including Ihiala LGA.

The APGA candidate won with 112,229 votes beating Valentine Ozigbo of the Peoples Democratic Party, who polled 53,807 votes, and Andy Uba of the All Progressives Congress who got 43,285 votes. Ifeanyi Ubah of the Young Progressive Party polled 21,261 votes came fourth.

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