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  • Updated: May 29, 2022

Obiano’s Wife Wins APGA Senatorial Ticket

Obiano’s Wife Wins APGA Senatorial Ticket

Ebele Obiano

Ebelechukwu Obiano, the wife of the immediate past governor of Anambra State has emerged as the flag bearer of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Anambra North Senatorial zone.

Mrs Obiano defeated her husband’s former Chief of Staff, Primus Odili, 

At the APGA primary held at Chuba Ikpeazu stadium, Onitsha, Onitsha North Local Government Area, she scored 152 votes while her closest rival Odili got 120

Other aspirants at the election included the state former Commissioner for Information, Tony Nnacheta with two votes and one Onwuteaka Sam Jnr who equally got two votes out of the 276 total vote cast at the poll.

The Returning Officer for the election, O. Ikenna, who declared Obiano the winner having scored the highest number of vote cast, commended the contestants and delegates.

Ebelechukwu Obiano would be contesting the 2023 general elections with the candidates of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Stella Odua; Hon. Tony Nwoye of Young Progressives Party (YPP), and Nelson Onubuogu of All Progressive Congress (APC).

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