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Anambra elections: APC to challenge election results in court

02 December 2013, 19:59

Awka – The just concluded Anambra elections will have its day at the election tribunal as the All Progressives Congress (APC) has said it would challenge the All Progressive Grand Alliance candidate, Willie Obiano victory in court, according to Thisday.

The  Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), declared  Obiano governor-elect  after holding a supplementary election. In the final results Obiano won  with 180 178 votes  followed by  the People’s Democratic Party Candidate(PDP)  Tony Nwoye who came second with 97 200 votes.

All Progressives Congress, APC's Chris Ngige came third with 95 963 votes and Labour Party’s Ifeanyi Ubah polled 37 495 votes.

APC's interim National Publicity Secretary, Lai Muhammed said that the party will seek the cancellation of the supplementary elections in court.

Read more at Thisday


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