BREAKING: Abia Gets 1st LP Governor as INEC Returns Otti
POLITICS DIGEST- Labour Party (LP) Governorship Candidate, Alex Otti, has been declared winner of the Abia State governorship election.
Professor Nnenna Oti, Returning Officer of the election, declared Otti the winner at the state collation centre on Wednesday evening.
Otti polled a total of 277, 467 votes to defeat his closest rival, Chief Okey Ahiwe of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, who scored 88,529 votes.
Enyinnaya Nwafor of the Young Peoples Party, YPP, came third with 28,972 votes.