Breaking: PDP’s governor Umahi floors APC, others in all 13 LGAs in Ebonyi

Breaking: PDP’s governor Umahi floors APC, others in all 13 LGAs in Ebonyi

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ebonyi, David Umahi, was on Sunday, March 10, declared the winner of the election in the state as he led in all the 13 local government areas of the state. Premium Times reports that Umahi beat his closest rival, Sonni Ogbuoji of the All Progressives Congress (APC).

The report said the state’s returning officer and vice chancellor of Federal University of Technology Owerri (FUTO) Prof Chukwuemeka Eze, leading the announcement, demanded a two-hour break for computation of the results.

“We will reconvene in two and half hours for the declaration of the results,” he said 1. ONICHA LG PDP 52,851 APC 2,477 2. OHAOZARA LGA PDP 48,256 APC 1,004 3. IKWO LGA: PDP 37,947 APC 11,475 4. IZZI LGA PDP 34,199 APC 13430 5. OHAUKWU LGA PDP = 30,606 APC = 9,943 6. AFIKPO SOUTH LGA PDP 27,720 APC 9,275 7. EZZA SOUTH LGA PDP 27,583 APC 3,245 8. ISHIELU LGA PDP: 26,700 APC: 3,105 9. ABAKALIKI PDP 26,809 APC 9,815 10. EBONYI LGA PDP 25,830 APC 5,951 11. AFIKPO NORTH PDP 21,245 APC 7,446 12. IVO LGA PDP 19,166 APC 2,055 13. EZZA NORTH LGA PDP 14,181 APC 2,482