The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Abia State has displayed a Total of 32 Political Party’s that filed her Governorship Candidates to the Commission.
In the Lists,Dr Uchechukwu Sampson Ogah made the list as the Candidate of the All Progressive Congress, Dr Alex OTTI as that of All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) Dr Mrs Blessing Nwagba as That of the Social Democratic Party and Dr Okezie Ikpeazu as the Governorship Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP).
All the Four Major Contenders Possed A First Degree or HND of its equivalent.
But the Four Major Candidates except Dr Mrs Blessing Nwagba are all running with Deputy’s that are older than Them.
Governor Okezie Ikpeazu 54 of the PDP Is running with Rt Hon Ude Oko Chukwu who is 57, Dr Mrs Blessing Nwagba 59 of the SDP is running with a 32 year old Deputy ,Dr Uche Ogah 48 of the APC is running with Rt Hon Martins Azubuike who is 49 while Dr Alex Otti Alex 53 of APGA is running with Mrs Uche Eme-Uche who is 60Years Old.
When PUO REPORTS Visited the State Office of the Independent National Electoral Commission in Umuahia,serious renovation were on which is a sign that the Commission is Prepared for the Elections.
The Commission also Registered 386 House of Assembly Candidates fighting for 24 Seats at the Abia State House of Assembly.