INEC, The Independent National Electoral Commission has declared Mr. Udom Emmanuel, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and incumbent governor of Akwa Ibom state, the winner of the gubernatorial election in the state.
Udom Emmanuel won with a wide margin in majority of the 30 out of 31 local government areas in the state.
Nsima Ekere, the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), however won in Essien Udim LGA of the state.
Below is the breakdown of the results in the state:
As declared by INEC returning officer;
PDP – 520,164
APC – 172,269.
Congratulations Governor Udom Emmanuel!