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INEC concludes Anambra guber poll, declares Soludo winner

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has finally declared the candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Prof. Charles Soludo, as the winner of the Anambra State governorship election.

The Returning Officer of the election, Professor Florence Obi, announced Soludo as the winner of the keenly contested election which lasted three days due to several hitches at exactly 1.51 am on Wednesday, November 10, 2021.

According to Prof. Obi, the APGA candidate polled a total vote of 112, 229 to beat his closest rival and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Valentine Ozigbo, who polled 5,3807.

Sen. Andy Uba of the All Progressive Congress (APC) came third with 43285 votes.

The official results as announced by INEC:

2,246,638 total registered voters

253,388 Accredited voters

A 2,054

AA 83

AAC 5,883

ADC 324

APP 773

APC 43,285

APGA 112,229

APN 301

APP 139

BP 186

AP 2,802

NNPP 117

NRM 213

PDP 53,807

PRP 437

SDP 842

YPP 21,261

ZLP 2,082

*Total valid votes 241,523

*Rejected votes 810

*Total votes cast 249,631

Written by ExpressDay

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