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The All progressives Congress APC Candidate Mr. Blyden Amajirionwu announce as a winner in yesterday’s bye-election for Ngor-Okpala Constituency in the Imo state house of Assembly.
The returning officer Professor Ameh Dennis-Akor of the Alex Ekwueme Federal University Ndufu-Alike in Ebonyi state declare the APC candidate polled 9,248 votes to defeat other ten candidates who participated in the election.
Umuneke Ngor collection centre the PDP candidate Mr. Emeka Nwachukwu emerged second with 7,161 votes.
Professor Denis Akor mention the constituency had 94, 118 registered voters. Of the number, 18,083 were accredited but only 17,862 persons eventually cast their votes. A total of 17,280 votes were valid while 582 votes were rejected.
Declaring the result at a collation centre in Umuneke Ngor, the APC candidate who has satisfied the requirement of the law was declared the winner and returned elected.