21/01/2022

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Anambra Election: Soludo extends lead as INEC announces results of 19 out of 21 LGAs

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The election held on Saturday, November 6, 2021 was contested by 18 political parties and their governorship candidates.

The Independent National Electoral Commission has announced the results of 19 out of 21 local government areas in the state.

From the 19 LGAs so far announced, Soludo leads in 17 LGAs, while the results of Ihiala and Orumba North LGAs are yet to be announced.

Pulse had earlier reported that the former governor of Central Bank of Nigeria lost Nnewi North LGA to Ifeanyi Ubah, the candidate of the Young Progressives Party.

While the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Andy Ubah is yet to win any local government, Valentine Ozigbo of the Peoples Democratic Party won in Ogbaru LGA.

Soludo cleared Dunukofia, Awka South, Oyi, Ayamelum, Anaocha, Anambra East, Idemili South, Onitsha South, Njikoka, and Orumba South, Onitsha North, Aguata, Idemili North, Ekwusigo, Nnewi South, Awka North and Anambra West.

Below are the results from the 19 LGAs

(1) Dunukofia LGA

(2) Awka South LGA

APGA 12,891

(3) Oyi LGA

(4) Ayamelum LGA

(5) Anaocha LGA

(6) Anambra East LGA

(7) Idemili South LGA

(8) Onitsha South LGA

(9) Njikoka LGA

(10) Nnewi North LGA

(11) Orumba South LGA

(12) Ogbaru LGA

(13) Onitsha North LGA

(14) Aguata LGA

(15) Ihiala LGA

No election

(16) Idemili North LGA

(17) Ekwusigo LGA

(18) Nnewi South LGA

(19) Orumba North LGA

(Result Contested. Not Declared)

(20) Awka North LGA

(21) Anambra West LGA