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Ayade elected governor in Cross River

2015-04-13 16:38

Calabar - The Peoples Democratic Party governorship candidate in Cross River State, Prof. Ben Ayade, has been declared the winner of the governorship election in the state.

Ayade polled a total of 342 016 votes, ahead of the All Progressives Congress candidate in the state, Odey Ochicha, with votes totalling 53 983.

Also read:PDP's Okowa wins Delta State

The Labour Party candidate, Fidelis Ugbo, garnered 36 918 votes.

State Collating Officer, Prof. Comfort Ekpo, declared Ayade the winner in the early hours of Monday in Calabar.

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