This was confirmed earlier today at the coalation center in the state, after the Inec returning officer for the state announced the coalation of the total result for the state.
The coalation saw incumbent Governor and candidate of the Apc return elected.
The incumbent Governor saw off close competition from candidate of the peoples Democratic Party Emeka Ihedioha
Rochas Okorocha of the Apc polled 416,996. While the candidate of the Pdp polled a sum total of 320,706 votes.
At such, the incumbent Governor and candidate of the All Progressive Congress, Owole Rochas Okorocha has been returned elected.