The results of the Abia All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary election has emerged with the Master Energy Managing Director, Uche Ogah, becoming the ruling party’s flagbearer for 2019 in the state.
Concise News had reported earlier that the Master Energy boss defeated other six contestants; Martins Azubuike, Chris Akomas, Ambassador Okey Emuchay, Prince Paul Ikonne, Friday Nwosu and Ikechi Emenike at the primary election.
Ogah emerged as the candidate of the APC in the faction headed by Donatus Nwankpa, which is recognised by the APC National Working Committee (NWC).
Ogah’s emergence is coming after Ikechi Emenike had on Monday, emerged as the governorship candidate of the APC in Abia state in a primary conducted by the Dr Emmanuel Ndukwe-led faction.
Below are the results of the election…
Uche Ogah – 86,875 votes
Martins Azubuike – 10,889 votes
Friday Nwosu – 3,529 votes
Chris Akomas – 2,123 votes
Ambassador Okey Emuchay – 1,270
Prince Paul Ikonne – 999 votes
Ikechi Emenike – 455 votes.