BREAKING: INEC declares Ben Ayade winner of Cross River governorship election | Nigerian News. Latest Nigeria News. Your online Nigerian Newspaper. f


The Governor of Cross River State, Prof Ben Ayade of the Peoples Democratic Party, has been declared winner of the governorship election.

He polled a total of 381,484 votes to defeat the All Progressives Congress candidate, Senator John Owan-Enoh, who polled 131,161 votes.

The Social Democratic Party candidate, Eyo Ekpo polled 4,818 votes.

The returning officer for the governorship election in Cross River State, Prof Akii Ibhadode said, “That Ben Ayade, having scored the required number of lawful votes is hereby declared winner of the election."

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