As a matter of fact Wike won the governorship election in Rivers state, INEC will in the coming day present Certificate of return to him.
Governor Nyesom Wike of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has been declared winner of the March 9 governorship election in the state of Rivers after polling a total of 886,264 votes to defeat his closest rival and candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), Biokpomabo Awara who garnered 173,859 votes in total.
A DAY INFO reports: The result declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) shows that Gov. Wike the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), won by a total margin of 712,405
Wike was in clear lead on April 2 when INEC resumed collation of Rivers Governorship result after polling 426,369 votes against 129,855 from 15 local government areas.
The lead was extended when the commission announced the remaining results from eight LGAs on Wednesday bringing Wike’s total vote to 886,264, while Awara had 173,859.