The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has declared the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA as the winner of 2021 Anambra State Gubernatorial Election.
The outcome was declared following the collation of Tuesday’s Supplementary Election results in Ihiala Local Government Area.
Declaring the results, the Returning Officer for the election and Vice Chancellor of the University of Calabar, Professor Florence Obi announced that the APGA Candidate, Professor Chukwuma Soludo, got 112,229 votes to emerge victorious.
Professor Obi announced that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Candidate, Mr Val Ozigbo polled 53,807 votes, while the All Progressives Congress, APC Candidate, scored 43,285 votes.
She appreciated the political parties, stakeholders and security agencies for their support to ensure the successful execution of the election.
Reacting to the outcome of the election, the APGA Agent, Senator Victor Umeh said it was keenly contested election.