The Returnee Officer and Vice Chancellor of the University of Calabar, Professor Zana Akpagu, made declared Governor Willie Obiano the winner at the INEC office in Awka at the end of the collation of results from the 21 local government areas of the state.
Obiano, who was running for a second term in office, polled 234,071 votes to beat Tony Nwoye of the All Progressives Congress, who came second with 98,752 votes.
The PDP governorship candidate Oseloka Obaze, came third in the November 18 contest with 70,293 votes.
Our victory belongs to Ndi Anambra – Obiano
ANAMBRA State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, has said that his victory at the just concluded governorship election does not belong to him or the All Progressives Grand Alliance, but to the people of the state.
The governor, who made this remark in an acceptance speech, which he personally signed, added that the victory belonged to farmers, commercial motorcycle riders and wheelbarrow pushers and others, who now believed that agriculture remained the future of the country.