#AnambraDecides2021: Soludo wins Anambra governorship election

Independent National Electoral Commission INEC on Wednesday morning declared the candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance APGA Prof.Charles Soludo as the winner of the Anambra state governorship as the winner.

Declaring the winner of the election, the returning officer in the election, Prof.Mrs. Florence Obi said that Prof Soludo having scored the highest number of cast and certified all the requirements has hereby declared the winner and returned elected.

She said that she certified that the election was held in all the 21 local government areas of the state.

” I Prof Florence Obi hereby certified that I am the returning officer of the Anambra state governorship election conducted on 6th and 9th of November 2021, that the election was held and Prof Charles Soludo having certified the requirement is hereby declared the winner and returned elected,” she said.

Reacting to the results, the former national chairman of APGA senator Victor Umeh urged those that lost in the election to accept and join the party to move the state forward.

He said that the Anambra people have spoken and must be respected.

Also speaking, a chieftain of All Progressive Congress APC chief Chinuzo. Obiako said that the party will sit down and decide on the next line of action.

Break down of results

Accord. 2054

AA 83

AAC. 588

ADC. 324

ADP 773

Apc. 43,285

APGA 112,229

APM. 301

APP. 139

BP. 186

LP. 2802

NNPP. 117

NRM. 213

PDP 53,807

PRP. 437

SDP. 842

YPP 21261

ZLP. 2082

Total votes registered 2,466638

Total accredited votes 253388
Total valid votes 241,523

Rejected 8108

Total votes cast 249,631

 

 

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