The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has officially released names of candidates for the November 6 governorship election, conspicuously dropping Prof Chukwuma Soludo as the candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA.
Also excluded from the list of Governorship Candidates is Valentine Ozigbo, the acclaimed winner of the Governorship primary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
In place of Prof Soludo, Chukwuma Michael Umeoji was listed for APGA while “Court Order” was merely entered in the column for the Peoples Democratic Party.
For the All Progressives Congress, APC,
Emmanuel Andy Ubah, was published to run being the oldest candidate, at 62 years.