INEC declares PDP’s Udom Emmanuel winner in Akwa Ibom
Rahaman Abiola|March. 10, 2019
- Governor Udom Emmanuel of Peoples Democratic Party has been declared winner of Akwa Ibom guber election
- Emmanuel cruised to victory by winning 30 out of the 31 LGAs in the state
- The governor defeated the APC candidate, Nsima Ekere, who got one LGA
Governor Udom Emmanuel of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has been declared the winner of the March 9 governorship election held in Akwa Ibom state.
Emmanuel coasted to victory having won 30 out of the 31 local government areas in the state and was subsequently declared winner by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) state, Daily Trust reports.
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Sanwo-Olu scored 739,445 votes to defeat Jimi Agbaje of PDP, who polled 206,141 votes, according to official results declared by the electoral commission, INEC.
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