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PDP clears all 17 council chairmanship seats in Abia

22 December 2016, 12:22

Umuahia - The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidates were on Thursday declared winners of Wednesday’s local government election conducted in the 17 council areas of Abia State.

The election, which was held for the first time in 8 years, witnessed a poor turnout of voters, reports NewsDay

Here is a rundown of the official result from the 17 LGAs in Abia State:

OHAFIA LGA

PPA 200
APGA 7,025
PDP 45,700

ISIALANGWA SOUTH LGA
APC no candidate
APGA no candidate
PDP 19 303


OBINGWA LGA
APGA no candidate
APC 1350
PDP 61000


ISIALANGWA NORTH LGA
APC 6 843
APGA 3 399
PDP 25 198


AROCHUKWU LGA
APC 51
APGA 8 651
PDP 17 906


BENDE LGA
APC 3 000
APGA 9 014
PDP 30 300


UKWA WEST LGA
APC 3 450
APGA 2 105
PDP 22 180


OSISIOMA LGA
APC 10 262
APGA 11 339
PDP 37 309


UMUAHIA NORTH LGA
APC 2 311
APGA 5 891
PDP 72 981


ISIUKWUATO LGA
APC 2 747
APGA 4 621
PDP 18 719


UKWA EAST LGA
APGA 3 729
APC 8
PDP 12 675


UMUNNEOCHI LGA
APC 2 802
PDP 33 580

ABA SOUTH LGA
APC 7 015
APGA 4 003
PDP 38 009


IKWUANO LGA
APC 1 801
APGA 6 111
PDP 17 630


ABA NORTH LGA
APC 5 321
APGA 2 978
PDP 48 805


UMUAHIA SOUTH LGA
Labour 485
APC 4 543
APGA 6 221
PDP 19 831

UGWUNAGBO LGA
Labour Party 190
APC 5 005
APGA 2 017
PDP 31 118



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