Former CBN governor and APGA governorship All Progressives Grand Alliance candidate Charles Soludo, has been declared winner of Anambra state governorship election.
Charles Soludo was declared winner of the election during the early hours of Wednesday morning by the Chief Returning Officer of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), having secured the most votes from the election which began on Saturday, November 6, 2021. He secured the highest amount of votes having led 19 out of 21 local government in Anambra state.
Speaking on Wednesday morning after he was declared winner of the governorship poll, Soludo of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA said his victory calls for the remembrance of the slain officers.
Soludo, who prayed for the souls of the officers to continue to rest with the Lord, also lauded the Federal Government for allowing the people of Anambra State to make their choices during the election.
He stated, “At this moment we must remember and must continue to remember all those who died during the course of this moment, especially the three policemen who were killed by unknown gunmen during our town hall meeting with youths in my ward. May God continue to grant their soul eternal rest.
“The election itself tested the integrity of our federal institutions. Many times there were tensions, especially as one party boasted that it must take or ‘conquer’ but the judiciary stood for the integrity of the judiciary”.