By Ene Asuquo
The Governorship election results in cross River State have been announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission,15 local government areas in the state have so far been announced with only 3 local government areas left to be concluded
With the results so far, the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, prince Bassey Edet Otu is leading other opposition parties convincingly and is set to take over the mantle of leadership from the incumbent Governor, Ben Ayade come may 29th 2023
The results declared so far, Prince Bassey Otu, the APC Candidate is leading with 12 local government areas while the main opposition party, the PDP has only three. The remaining three LGAs, comprising of one in each senatorial district, Akamkpa, Boki and obanliku were yet to bring their results
Meanwhile the Governorship candidate of the people Democratic party, prof. Sandy Onor lost election in his own local government to the APC Guber candidate, prince Bassey Otu
Declaring the results inconclusive till tomorrow by 9am when they would be expecting the remaining results from Boki, Akamkpa and Obanliku because of the distances of these local government.
Meanwhile, cross River State Governorship election returning officer, professor Teddy Charles Adias pleaded with everyone who were at the Governorship election results center for understanding maintaining that what is left would be completed by tomorrow.