Orji wins Abia Central Senatorial election

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The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has released the Abia Central Senatorial Zone result, declaring Governor Theodore Orji as the winner with 65,653 votes.

The result was announced at Umuahia North Local Government Headquarters  which was used by INEC as collation centre.

INEC Returning Officer, Dr. Innocent Okoro, a lecturer at the Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, said the candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Barrister Ahamdi Nweke scored 46,070 while the APC scored 10, 204.

In Abia South, incumbent Sen. Enyinnaya Abaribe of the PDP is slugging it out with Chris Nkwonta of APGA, while Abia North is between former Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu of PPA, Mao Ohuabunwa of PDP and  Dr. David Ogba Onuoha of APGA.

Source: Dailypost

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