A parallel primary election in Ebonyi State has produced two Governorship candidates in the All Progressives Congress (APC).
While the Speaker of Ebonyi State House of Assembly, Francis Nwifuru emerged winner from the Governor Umahi’s faction, former Chairman of the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission, Chief Elias Mbam was elected in a parallel election.
Mbam emerged as the APC candidate in an election conducted at his Campaign Office, Mile 50 in Abakaliki.
On the other hand, another election that produced the Speaker, Francis Nwifuru, held at the Abakaliki Township Stadium.
Atiku Abubakar (PDP)5.77%
Bola Ahmed Tinubu (APC)25.00%
Peter Obi (LP)69.23%