Ngige fails to deliver Buhari in Anambra

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, has failed secure victory for President Muhammadu Buhari in Anambra state.

Instead, PDP vice presidential candidate Peter Obi ensured Alhaji Atiku Abubakar won in the 17 local government areas in the state already declared by the independent national electoral commission INEC.

Before now, Ngige had raised the alarm that the process was flowed including the malfunctioned card readers that failed to capture his finger prints during the election, though, he later voted.

In his local government of Idemili south, the president only got 2,220 votes for APC, while PDP polled 17,039.

Meanwhile, Governor Willie Obiano was able to muster only 6,755 votes in Anambra East local government area, while the PDP scored 13,422 votes.

Tony Nwoye the APC national youth mobilizer, Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Council, who hails from the same area, also could not deliver his area.

In the same vein, Senator Andy Uba, the Anambra state campaign coordinator for Buhari campaign organisation, lost the presidential election in Aguata, his council area too.

The presidential candidate of APC scored 1,955 to trail the PDP candidate, who polled 32,328 votes.