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Abia governor wins senatorial seat

2015-03-30 14:31
Abia - 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, Daily Independent reports.

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

Also read: APC candidates win Bauchi Central District, Darazo/Ganjuwa

According to the Returning Officer (R O), Dr. Innocent Okoro, the candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Barrister Ahamdi Nweke scored 46 070 while the APC scored 10 204.

The incumbent member of the House of Representatives, Uzor Azubuike lost the Aba North and Aba South federal seat to APGA.

Read more at Daily Independent

Read more on: inec  |  theodore orji  |  abia  |  2015 elections

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