After a successful outing at the polls, the people of Anambra state are about to find out their next governor as Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) officials begin announcing the official results.

Present at the Awka INEC office to witness the announcement by the Chief Returning Officer, Prof Zana Akagbu are party agents, senior INEC officials and gentlemen of the press, including Bounce News editor, Ehizojie Okharedia.

While elections have been largely adjudged free and fair, there were cases of over-voting noted in some communities in Orumba South, leading to cancellation of results in 4 polling units.

This was also the case in Aguata LGA where results were cancelled in 4 polling units,, and total number of cancelled results stood ad 2,476.

Furthermore, in Umuchu community, there was a case of snatched ballot box and a formal report has been filed to this effect.

Also, there reports of failed card reader in Oyi LGA as INEC had to resort to manual voting which led to the cancellation of some results.

Confirmed results have been collated from 4,608 polling units and they are as follows:

Njikoka LGA

APC - 5,756

APGA - 16,944

PDP - 3,477

Dunukofia LGA

APC - 7,016

APGA - 8,575

PDP - 1,530

Awka South LGA

APC - 6,167

APGA - 18,957

PDP - 5,354

Ayamelum LGA

APC - 5,412

APGA - 14,593

PDP - 2,323

Anaocha LGA

APC - 5,297

APGA - 11,237

PDP - 6,554

Orumba South

APC - 3,808

APGA - 8,125

PDP - 2,412

Ekwusigo LGA

APC - 5412

APGA - 8,595

PDP - 3,856

Aguata LGA

APC - 5,807

APGA - 13,167

PDP - 4,073

Onitsha North LGA

APC - 3,808

APGA - 10,138

PDP - 4,143

Ogbaru LGA

APC - 3,415

APGA - 6,615

PDP - 4,416

Idemili South

APC - 4,063

APGA - 5,742

PDP - 2,629

Oyi LGA

APC - 5,058
APGA - 11,840
PDP - 1,296


Orumba North LGA

APC - 3,551
APGA - 8,766
PDP - 3,865


Awka North LGA

APC - 3,727
APGA - 7,162
PDP - 3,347


Onitsha South LGA

APC - 2,012
APGA - 7,082
PDP - 3,423


Ihiala LGA

APC - 7,894
APGA - 14,379
PDP - 4,706


Anambra East LGA

APC - 5,248
APGA - 20,510
PDP - 1,132

Nnewi-South LGA

APC - 2,765

APGA - 10,465

PDP - 3,255

Nnewi-North LGA

APC - 3,616

APGA - 10,845

PDP - 4,157

Idemili North LGA

APC - 4,632

APGA - 12,180

PDP - 2,767