Nkem Okeke the deputy governor of Anambra State failed to win his polling unit for his party, the All Progressive Congress (APC).
Mr Okeke who recently defected from the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) to the (APC) lost his polling unit to his former party.
He scored 61 votes losing to candidate Charles Soludo who polled 82 votes. Mr Valentine Ozigbo of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) trailed behind the former central bank governor with four votes out of the 150 total votes at PU005 Umueze Awovu Hall, Enugu-Ukwu Ward III, Njikoka LGA.
His principal, Mr Obiano, Soludo, Ozigbo and Andy Uba of the APC all won their polling units for their party.
NJIKOKA LGA, ENUGU-UKWU WARD III has 10 Polling Units…..
10 Polling Units:
OSILI P/S I (PU 001)
OSILI P/S II (PU 002)
OBEAGU OSILI HALL 1 (PU 003)
OBEAGU OSILI HALL II (PU 004)
UMUEZU AWOVU HALL (PU 005) DEP-GOV’S PU
ORABUIKE P/S (PU 006)
UMUATULU VILLAGE SQUARE (PU 007)
ETITI AWOVU VILLAGE (PU 008)
OBEAGU URUKPALEKE (PU 009)