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Anambra Guber Election Inconclusive, Nov 9 scheduled for Supplementary Poll

The Anambra governorship election has been declared inconclusive by INEC.

The state Returning Officer for the election, Florence Obi who made the declaration in the early hours of Monday said said that a supplementary election will hold in 362 polling units in Ihiala Local Government Area on Tuesday

INEC could not deploy voting materials to Ihiala during Saturday’s election because of the security threat,

“There was no election in Ihiala Local Government Area which has over 148,000 registered voters”, she said.

Charles Soludo, the candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), scored a total of 103,946 votes and won the election in 18 out of the 21 local government areas of the state

Citing the constitution, Prof. Obi noted that election had to take place in those polling units for the election to be conclusive.

The final result is as follows

Total valid votes: 229521
Rejected votes: 7841
Total votes cast: 237362

1: APGA : 103,946
2: PDP: 51,322
3: APC : 42,942
4: YPP: 20,917
5: LP: 2,697
6: ZLP: 2,070
7: Accord : 1,793
8: SDP: 782
9: ADP Party : 743
10: AAC Party : 580
11: PRP: 428
12: ADC Party : 313
13: APM Party : 288
14: NRM: 207
15: BP Party : 173
16: APP : 133
17: NNPP: 111
18: A A Party : 76

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