Nigeria election result: Stella Oduah reacts after INEC declared her winner of Anambra North senatorial seat
anambra north senatorial district
Former minister of Aviation, Sen. Stella Oduah, has reacted to the 2019 senatorial results from Anambra North Senatorial district.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had declared the former minister of Aviation winner of the Anambra North senatorial district.
Declaring the result on Monday in Onitsha, the Returning Officer, Prof. Hugh Maduka, said Oduah of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) polled 113,989 votes to defeat 20 other candidates.
Oduah, while reacting, told NAN that her re-election for second tenure was a proof of God’s love for her and her people.
He said Emmanuel Chinedu of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) came second with 59,937 votes, while Mr Nelson Onubogu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) emerged third with 11,995 votes.
The Returning Officer said Mr Chinedu Ekwealor of the Young Progressives Party (YPP) came fourth with 1,024 votes.
The Senator, who promised to sustain her quality representation at the Red Chambers, said “it is a duty to further improve the livelihood of the people of my senatorial district.”
She commended INEC on the conduct of the polls, but called for an improvement in the voting process.
“The process is evolving and I believe that sometimes in the near future, we are going to perfect the electoral process, especially where w
will be the ultimate for INEC,” Oduah added.